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Bridge End House with Adjacent Coach House and Yard Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Startforth, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5427 / 54°32'33"N

Longitude: -1.9279 / 1°55'40"W

OS Eastings: 404760

OS Northings: 516379

OS Grid: NZ047163

Mapcode National: GBR GHZX.DC

Mapcode Global: WHB4L.C25V

Entry Name: Bridge End House with Adjacent Coach House and Yard Walls

Listing Date: 12 January 1967

Last Amended: 28 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121649

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111757

Location: Startforth, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Startforth

Built-Up Area: Barnard Castle

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

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Listing Text


11/166 No. 5
12.1.67 (Bridge End House)
with adjacent
coach house and
yard walls (formerly
listed as Bridge End


House, coach house and yard walls. Early C19, incorporating early C18 house
as rear wing. Front and yard walls squared tooled stone, the rest rubble
or roughly-squared stone; cut dressings. C20 hardrow tiles on front block,
Welsh slates on coach house,graduated stone slates on rear wing; brick stacks
to front blocks and rear wing.

House 2 storeys, 3 bays. Plinth. Between right bays a 6-panel door with
patterned overlight in stone surround. To left 2 canted bays on stone bases,
with 12-pane, flanked by 8-pane, sashes; other windows 12-pane sashes in stone
surrounds. Coped gables on moulded kneelers; end stacks. To left is tall
flat-coped yard wall with boarded double gates between square-pyramid-capped piers
at left end. 2-bay coach house behind has boarded double doors under
elliptical arch, blocked doorway, and boarded loft door with 4-pane overlight;
banded ridge stack.

Irregular right return incorporates gable end of older house now demolished.
Rear wing, raised to 3 storeys in early C19, shows central chamfered doorway
flanked by 12-pane sashes in tooled surrounds; older stone-surround windows
above, one mullioned. Coped gable on kneelers.Later 1-storey right bay with
old brick end stack. 12-pane sashes in tooled surrounds on south side.

Interior: Fielded-panel doors in rear wing. Dog-leg cut-string stair with
stick balusters, pierced newels and moulded ramped handrail.

Historical note: This was the manager's house for Ullathorne Mill (now

Listing NGR: NZ0476016379

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

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