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Ovington Edge

A Grade II Listed Building in Ovington, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5281 / 54°31'41"N

Longitude: -1.7959 / 1°47'45"W

OS Eastings: 413308

OS Northings: 514775

OS Grid: NZ133147

Mapcode National: GBR HJW2.ZL

Mapcode Global: WHC5S.DG11

Entry Name: Ovington Edge

Listing Date: 28 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121667

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111703

Location: Ovington, County Durham, DL11

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Ovington

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Wycliffe St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

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7/114 Ovington Edge


House. Late C17 or early C18; rear outshut and east addition later C18,
main part refenestrated in early C19.

Rubble with long roughly-shaped quoins and cut dressings; east elevation
brick in irregular bond, except for rubble to rear. Pantile roofs with old

2 storeys, 3 bays, with lower 2-storey 1-bay right extension. Central 12-pane
sash in probable door position, flanked by 16-pane sashes, the right renewed.
Renewed 16-pane sashes on 1st floor; left windows in surrounds made up of
re-used older dressings; right end jamb of former doorway. Coped gables on
moulded kneelers; banded end stacks. Extension has C20 glazed doors in old
cart entrance; blocked flat-arched doorway on left, and low lst-floor window
beneath eaves. Coped right gable on moulded kneeler, with end stack. Left
return shows 4-pane attic casement and 12-pane Yorkshire sash in rear outshut;
right return shows small attic window.

Rear elevation: Left bay of main part has projecting stair wing with renewed
door and 6-pane casement in stone surrounds, and coped gable on moulded kneelers.

Interior not seen, but much altered late C20. Altered outbuildings to north-
west are not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ1330814775

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

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