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5, Townhead

A Grade II Listed Building in Eggleston, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.6092 / 54°36'32"N

Longitude: -1.9995 / 1°59'58"W

OS Eastings: 400127

OS Northings: 523776

OS Grid: NZ001237

Mapcode National: GBR GHG4.XJ

Mapcode Global: WHB45.8D2X

Entry Name: 5, Townhead

Listing Date: 26 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1057657

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111837

Location: Eggleston, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Eggleston

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Eggleston

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

20/35 No. 5
House. Dated 1702 for I.S. on door lintel; eaves raised and roof renewed C19.
Coursed squared sandstone with boulder plinth, quoins and painted ashlar
dressings; Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys, 2 bays. Partly glazed door at right
under lintel with patterned recessed panel with date, initials and patera. C20
3-light window at left with inserted lintel and sill; small square 2-light
first-floor windows in plain stone surrounds. Remnant of thatch-roof dripstone
beside right window; change in masonry above windows. Roof has left end
chimney. Left return shows small window to right, with deep reveals.

Listing NGR: NZ0012723776

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

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