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Hamsterley House

A Grade II Listed Building in Hamsterley, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.6744 / 54°40'27"N

Longitude: -1.8259 / 1°49'33"W

OS Eastings: 411326

OS Northings: 531046

OS Grid: NZ113310

Mapcode National: GBR HGPD.H4

Mapcode Global: WHC4Z.XRQY

Entry Name: Hamsterley House

Listing Date: 26 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1031790

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111862

Location: Hamsterley, County Durham, DL13

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Hamsterley

Built-Up Area: 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

(South side)
23/61 Hamsterley House
House. Mid C18 with C19 and C20 alterations. Coursed sandstone rubble with
quoins and ashlar dressings; synthetic tiles on roof with stone gable coping.

South elevation has renewed central door in plain stone surround. Late C19
sashes in outer bays, those on ground floor larger, with flat stone lintels
and projecting stone sills; narrower C2O window with similar lintel and sill
over door. Roof has corniced end chimneys; gable copings on cyma-moulded
kneelers, the left altered. Rear elevation to street has large central round-
headed stair window with ogee-intersecting glazing bars; C20 door. Interior
has L-hinges on boarded doors under stair to storage space; low 6-panel doors
to other rooms. Altered stair has moulded handrail on stick balusters. One
dentilled chimney-piece cornice on first-floor.

Left kitchen extension is not of interest.

Listing NGR: NZ1132631046

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

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