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Hesleden Hall with Wall and Gate Piers Attached to Left

A Grade II Listed Building in Monk Hesleden, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7284 / 54°43'42"N

Longitude: -1.285 / 1°17'6"W

OS Eastings: 446143

OS Northings: 537284

OS Grid: NZ461372

Mapcode National: GBR MFGR.LS

Mapcode Global: WHD66.7DBY

Plus Code: 9C6WPPH7+9X

Entry Name: Hesleden Hall with Wall and Gate Piers Attached to Left

Listing Date: 20 February 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120946

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109441

Location: Monk Hesleden, County Durham, TS27

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Monk Hesleden

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Blackhall

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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20/2/67 Hesleden Hall with wall
and gate piers attached
to left

Medium-sized farmhouse. Early C17, of 2 builds with later section to right;
altered in C19. Left section dressed limestone, right section coursed limestone
rubble front and C19 brick rear. Welsh slate roof and rebuilt brick chimneys.
T-plan: central gabled stair wing to rear of left section. 2 storeys, 5 plus
2 bays. Left section has 3 ground-floor openings: C20 glazed porch and door
to right and re-set square datestone above with initials I.T. and A.T. and date
1701; 2 restored tall 4-light double-chamfered mullioned windows under hoodmoulds
to left. Other windows,in C19 openings with flush lintels and projecting sills,
are replaced 8-pane sashes except for small 2-pane sash under hoodmould above
datestone. Continuous steeply-pitched roof has right gable and ridge chimneys.
Left return gable rebuilt in brick. Lower rear of older section has projecting
3-storey stair wing with a 2-light double-chamfered mullioned window; coped
gable with shaped kneelers. Single-storey rear outshut to left has a 12-pane
horizontal sliding sash in double-chamfered surround. Short section of wall
attached to left return has pair of tall square gate piers with flat-toppped
pyramidal caps; pier nearest house has ball finial.

Farmbuildings and C20 additions to right and rear not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ4614337284

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