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Former Hearse House

A Grade II Listed Building in Newbiggin, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.6429 / 54°38'34"N

Longitude: -2.1331 / 2°7'59"W

OS Eastings: 391507

OS Northings: 527541

OS Grid: NY915275

Mapcode National: GBR FGJR.ZF

Mapcode Global: WHB3X.6KHJ

Entry Name: Former Hearse House

Listing Date: 26 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1322792

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111953

Location: Newbiggin, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Newbiggin

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Middleton-in-Teesdale

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NEWBIGGIN B6277
NY 92 NW
(South side)
14/151 Former hearse-house
II
Hearse house. Probably mid C19, after road built in 1830. Sandstone rubble
with ashlar dressings, and quoins; Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys, one bay.
Boarded double doors in round-headed vehicle entrance with voussoirs. Left
return has flat stone lintels over blocked door and large blocked window
with projecting stone sill; external stairs removed. Gable to front with
top chimney; rear gable has second chimney, both with strings at slates level
and rear top.

Included for historical interest.


Listing NGR: NY9150727541

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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