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Barn and Attached Farm Buildings at Red House Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Bearpark, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7836 / 54°47'1"N

Longitude: -1.6465 / 1°38'47"W

OS Eastings: 422831

OS Northings: 543249

OS Grid: NZ228432

Mapcode National: GBR JFY3.BZ

Mapcode Global: WHC4P.P143

Plus Code: 9C6WQ9M3+F9

Entry Name: Barn and Attached Farm Buildings at Red House Farm

Listing Date: 14 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120719

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109992

Location: Bearpark, County Durham, DH7

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Bearpark

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Bearpark

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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5/3 Barn and attached
farm buildings at
Red House Farm

Barn and farm buildings. Circa 1860 for Ushaw College (q.v. in Derwentside
District, Esh civil parish). Possibly by Hansom, who designed Ushaw Home
Farm. Coursed sandstone rubble with quoins and ashlar dressings; roofs
pantiles, with stone-flagged eaves and yellow ridge tiles, and concrete tiles.
U-plan. 2-storey, 3-bay barn on north; one-storey sheds project from outer
bays, their rear gables linked by wall to eaves height forming foldyard.

North elevation of barn has flat stone lintels and projecting stone sills to
partly-glazed square ground-floor openings in each bay. Left return has
similar lintels over 3 doors, the central boarded and the outer blocked.
Flat stone lintels to 2 small rectangular vent slits near top of gable peak;
longer top vent opening has pointed head cut out of stone lintel. Rear
ranges blank on outer returns.

Right return gable has stone lintels over 2 ground-floor doors and central
first-floor boarded loft opening; vent slit with pointed head in gable peak.

Rear ranges blank on outer returns; inner returns not inspected.

Interior of barn shows chamfered posts and beams to ground-floor stalls;
well-made roof with collared secondary rafters.

Listing NGR: NZ2283143249

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