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House and Wall Adjacent to Masterman Place Arch

A Grade II Listed Building in Middleton-in-Teesdale, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.6227 / 54°37'21"N

Longitude: -2.0794 / 2°4'46"W

OS Eastings: 394967

OS Northings: 525286

OS Grid: NY949252

Mapcode National: GBR FGXZ.LN

Mapcode Global: WHB44.122H

Plus Code: 9C6VJWFC+36

Entry Name: House and Wall Adjacent to Masterman Place Arch

Listing Date: 26 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121590

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111921

Location: Middleton in Teesdale, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Middleton in Teesdale

Built-Up Area: Middleton-in-Teesdale

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Middleton-in-Teesdale

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NY 9425
(West side)
24/119 House and wall
adjacent to
Masterman Place
Reading room, now house. 1854 for London Lead Company. Coursed squared
sandstone with painted tooled ashlar dressings; roof of graduated stone
flags. Rubble sandstone wall. House one storey, 3 bays, with pent right
extension. Central C20 glazed door in tooled stone surround under stone-
bracketed ridged hood. Flanking sashes with fine glazing bars have flat
stone lintels and projecting stone sills. Left return has 2 narrow sashes
in similar style.

Rubble wall at left rear links to arch (q.v.) and has round coping. Right
flat-coped extension to house, with C20 openings, not of special interest.

Sources: W. Fordyce, History and Antiquities of the County Palantine of
Durham - 1857, II p.66.

A. Raistrick, Two Centuries of Industrial Welfare, 1974.

Listing NGR: NY9496725286

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

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