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Old Spital Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Bowes, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5048 / 54°30'17"N

Longitude: -2.1396 / 2°8'22"W

OS Eastings: 391056

OS Northings: 512169

OS Grid: NY910121

Mapcode National: GBR FJHB.KY

Mapcode Global: WHB4P.31DD

Entry Name: Old Spital Farmhouse

Listing Date: 12 January 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121068

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111165

Location: Bowes, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Bowes

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

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Listing Text

NY 91 SW
(South side)
Old Spital Farmhouse
18/8 (Formerly listed as
12/1/67 old Spital)
Large farmhouse. Late C18 with mid C19 additions. Rendered and painted rubble;
squared rubble additions (right return is weatherboarded below gable; rear wing
has hung Welsh slates on gable end). Stone-flagged roofs and stone chimney
stacks. Main block with wing attached to rear of right return.

2-storey main block of 5 irregular bays; left bay is C19 addition. Low plinth.
Third bay has replaced 6-panel door in pedimented doorcase with Tuscan pilasters.
9-pane sashes in raised, tooled surrounds. Left bay has replaced 12-pane sashes
with tooled-and-margined lintels and projecting sills. Roof with coped gables.
Left end stack and 2 ridge stacks with top bands.

2-storey, 3-bay rear wing has replaced 12-pane sashes.

Farmbuildings attached to left are not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NY9105612169

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

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