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Gilmour House, Former Byre and Barn

A Grade II Listed Building in Cotherstone, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5729 / 54°34'22"N

Longitude: -1.9838 / 1°59'1"W

OS Eastings: 401143

OS Northings: 519744

OS Grid: NZ011197

Mapcode National: GBR GHLK.9J

Mapcode Global: WHB4C.HBK5

Entry Name: Gilmour House, Former Byre and Barn

Listing Date: 17 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121049

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111221

Location: Cotherstone, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Cotherstone

Built-Up Area: Cotherstone

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 0119
(West side)
30/58 Gilmour House,
former byre and
Former farmhouse, byre and small barn. Late C18-early C19 with later alterations
and additions. Squared rubble. Slate roofs; byre has flagged eaves; barn has
stone-flagged roof. House has stone chimney stacks. Linear plan: house, with
attached byre to left, of one build; set-back barn attached to left of byre.

2-storey, 3-bay house with flush quoins to right. Central replaced, partly-
glazed door in flush tooled surround. Blank bay above doorway. Flanking
12-pane sashes have flush sills and slightly-segmental heads with flush voussoirs.
Steeply-pitched roof with stone ridge, coped grilles and shaped kneelers. End
stacks with top bands and water tables.

4-bay byre and loft with flush quoins to left. Scattered openings include 2
fixed lights and a replaced 9-pane sash to right. Steeply-pitched roof with
stone ridge, flagged eaves and a raised verge to left with reversed crowsteps.

Small barn with flush quoins to left.

Rear of house has 2-storey outshut to left and lower outshut to right. Rear of
byre has central Dutch door flanked by altered openings.

Interior: Gable end truss of byre has curved principals, halved at apex; collar
extends beyond principals to carry the purlins.

Byre and barn are included for group value.

Listing NGR: NZ0114319744

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

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