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Edge Knoll Farmhouse and Attached Farm Buildings

A Grade II Listed Building in Hamsterley, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.6806 / 54°40'50"N

Longitude: -1.7956 / 1°47'44"W

OS Eastings: 413274

OS Northings: 531747

OS Grid: NZ132317

Mapcode National: GBR HGX9.1X

Mapcode Global: WHC50.DM54

Entry Name: Edge Knoll Farmhouse and Attached Farm Buildings

Listing Date: 5 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1322773

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111851

Location: Hamsterley, County Durham, DL13

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Hamsterley

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Hamsterley

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

HAMSTERLEY DIDDRIDGE LANE
NZ 13 SW
(East side)
11/50 Edge Knoll
5.2.87 Farmhouse and
attached farm
buildings
GV II
House, circa 1725 with C19 and C20 alterations. Thinly-rendered rubble with
coarse sandstone ashlar dressings, quoins and part boulder plinth; stone-
flagged roof with stone ridge and stone gable copings. Main range with 3 rear
wings. 2 storeys, 4 bays, the fourth wider; one-storey, 2-bay farmbuildings
set back at left; one-storey, one-bay right extension. One-storey porch, in
second bay, has embattled parapet over renewed double doors in segmental-
headed moulded stone surround with dropped key. Plain sashes with flat stone
lintels and projecting stone sills. Battlemented parapet over right extension
with C20 masonry and glazed door with glazing bars. Roof has curved kneelers;
3 corniced ridge chimneys with strings. Rear wings slightly lower, with
gables treated in similar manner; side stone steps to first-floor door in
right wing.

Interior shows large chamfered beams; round-headed corner cupboard in one
ground-floor room.


Listing NGR: NZ1327431747

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