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East Shaws Farmhouse and Wall Attached to North

A Grade II Listed Building in Westwick, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5316 / 54°31'53"N

Longitude: -1.8613 / 1°51'40"W

OS Eastings: 409071

OS Northings: 515150

OS Grid: NZ090151

Mapcode National: GBR HJF1.TB

Mapcode Global: WHC5R.CCWD

Entry Name: East Shaws Farmhouse and Wall Attached to North

Listing Date: 17 November 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121089

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111112

Location: Westwick, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Westwick

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Barnard Castle with Whorlton

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text


4/37 East Shaws Farmhouse
17.11.76 and wall attached to

Substantial farmhouse. Mid C18 garden front backs onto probably early Cl9
entrance front. Roughcast sandstone rubble with dressed quoins; two-span
roof of sandstone flags; mainly rebuilt chimneys of brick. Garden front:
2 storeys, 5 bays; raised and chamfered quoins; window openings in stepped and
raised surrounds; ground floor has part-glazed 6-panel door in second bay from
left and three 6-pane sashes; first floor has four 16-pane sashes and a 6-pane
sash to right. Steeply-pitched roof with low coped gable parapet and shaped
kneelers; two end stacks and one ridge stack. Entrance front: 2 storeys,
5 irregular bays; fenestration mainly renewed except for two 16-pane sashes
and a round-arched mid-wall staircase window. Low-pitched roof with flat-coped
gables. 2 end stacks and one ridge stack.

Wall,about 3.5 metres long, attached to left of entrance front, runs north and
has semicircular arch with raised keystone, impost blocks and wide coping.

Single-storey outbuildings attached to right return of entrance front not of
special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ0907115150

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

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