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High Birk Hat Farmhouse, Attached Barn and Byre

A Grade II Listed Building in Hunderthwaite, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.564 / 54°33'50"N

Longitude: -2.1045 / 2°6'16"W

OS Eastings: 393338

OS Northings: 518761

OS Grid: NY933187

Mapcode National: GBR FHRN.5P

Mapcode Global: WHB49.NJ1Z

Entry Name: High Birk Hat Farmhouse, Attached Barn and Byre

Listing Date: 17 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121016

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111243

Location: Hunderthwaite, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Hunderthwaite

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

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Listing Text

NY 91 NW
14/78 High Birk Hat
Farmhouse, attached
barn and byre

Farmhouse, barn and byre. Dated 1741 (on door lintel) with mid C19 alterations.
Squared rubble. Stone-flagged roofs and stone chimney stacks. Farmhouse with
barn attached to left and byre to right.

2-storey, 4-bay farmhouse has replaced 4-panel door and 3-pane overlight in
second bay. Door in flush surround with lintel inscribed 17 IID 41. Windows
with flush lintels and projecting chamfered sills: small 12-pane sash above
door; flanking 16-pane sashes. Roof with coped gables and shaped kneelers.
End stacks with top bands and water tables.

2-storey barn has blank front wall and coped left gable. Lower 3-bay byre and
loft. Central boarded door in flush surround flanked by partly-glazed hit-and-
miss windows; boarded opening above door. Low-pitched roof. Right return of
byre has external stone stair to boarded door.

Listing NGR: NY9333818761

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

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