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The Morritt Arms Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Brignall, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5148 / 54°30'53"N

Longitude: -1.8702 / 1°52'12"W

OS Eastings: 408502

OS Northings: 513286

OS Grid: NZ085132

Mapcode National: GBR HJC7.XB

Mapcode Global: WHC5R.7SP7

Plus Code: 9C6WG47H+WW

Entry Name: The Morritt Arms Hotel

Listing Date: 12 January 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121699

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111675

Location: Brignall, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Brignall

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

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14/86 The Morritt
Arms Hotel


Hotel. Probably C18, enlarged and remodelled in early C20. Squared stone
with cut quoins and dressings and ashlar porch; C20 concrete tile roof on
main block, stone slates on east wing. Main block 3 storeys, 7 bays,
symmetrical. Central prostyle porch with paired Tuscan columns; 6-panel door.
12-pane sash windows to lower floors and 9-pane sashes above. Coped gables
on moulded kneelers; end stacks. Set slightly back on left is 2-storey l-bay
end of east wing, with 12-pane sashes; 4-bay left return of wing shows glazed
door with plain overlight, and similar sashes, hip-ended roof. At rear of
wing a bow window with moulded cornice. All openings in architraves, many
re-used C18 material.

Interior: largely early C20. Open-well stair with stick balusters, panelled
newels and moulded handrail. Tudor-style fireplaces.

Flat-roofed 1930's ballroom extension at rear of main block, and attached
outbuilding ranges to south-west, are not of interest.

Listing NGR: NZ0850213286

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