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Latitude: 54.5412 / 54°32'28"N
Longitude: -1.6952 / 1°41'42"W
OS Eastings: 419820
OS Northings: 516258
OS Grid: NZ198162
Mapcode National: GBR JHLX.SW
Mapcode Global: WHC5T.X3YZ
Entry Name: White Cross Farmhouse
Listing Date: 6 June 1952
Last Amended: 16 July 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1139015
English Heritage Legacy ID: 110873
Location: Piercebridge, Darlington, DL2
Civil Parish: Piercebridge
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Coniscliffe
Church of England Diocese: Durham
NZ 11 NE PIERCEBRIDGE A67(Gainford Road)
(North side, off)
4/145 White Cross Farmhouse
6/6/52 (Formerly listed as White
Cross Farmhouse with two
GV detached Lodges)
Farmhouse. Probably late C18 with early-mid C19 alterations and additions.
Squared rubble painted white. Pantiled roof with stone-flagged eaves. Brick
chimmey stacks. Wings added at right-angles to front and rear of original
farmhouse to produce cross plan.
2-storey, symmetrical garden front of 3 wide bays. Plinth, ground-floor sill
band, first-floor and eaves bands, flush quoins. Replaced door on short right
return of projecting centre bay. 3-light windows in projecting flat-faced
surrounds with chamfered stone mullions: windows with 4-pane sashes and lowered
sills on ground floor; shorter windows with 2-pane sashes above. Low-pitched
hipped roof also hipped over centre bay. Central ridge stack with stone top
band. Similar lateral stacks on rear walls of wings.
Rear: Far-projecting centre bay; single-storey outshut with pent roof on left;
short range of sheds with boarded doors and pent roof on right.
Listing NGR: NZ1982016258
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