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Retaining Wall and Gazebo on West Side of Old Durham Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Belmont, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7714 / 54°46'17"N

Longitude: -1.5546 / 1°33'16"W

OS Eastings: 428748

OS Northings: 541920

OS Grid: NZ287419

Mapcode National: GBR KFL8.6C

Mapcode Global: WHC4R.2BYJ

Entry Name: Retaining Wall and Gazebo on West Side of Old Durham Farmhouse

Listing Date: 29 November 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121399

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110348

Location: County Durham, DH1

County: County Durham

Electoral Ward/Division: Belmont

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Durham St Giles

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 24 SE
4/296 Retaining wall and
29/11/76 gazebo on west side
of Old Durham Farmhouse


Long retaining wall and gazebo attached. Late C17/early C18. Rubble sandstone
wall with flat coping, mostly missing; gazebo of coursed rubble with ashlar
west front; no roof. Square gazebo, half-way along wall, has west basement
entrance of wide segmental arch with roll moulding; roll-moulded surround to
large window above. Garden side at higher level has north Tudor-arched door
with roll-moulded surround. Interior has arched panelled corner cupboard in
first floor room with some fielded panelling; bolection-moulded corner chimney-
piece under flat brick arch. Basement has some painted plaster. Roof of
pantiles on pyramidal structure collapsed at time of survey; interior derelict.
South west part of garden wall has doorway with Tudor-arched lintel fallen to
ground at time of survey.

Listing NGR: NZ2874841920

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

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