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Bowes House Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Bournmoor, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.8656 / 54°51'56"N

Longitude: -1.5237 / 1°31'25"W

OS Eastings: 430669

OS Northings: 552417

OS Grid: NZ306524

Mapcode National: GBR KDS5.XL

Mapcode Global: WHC45.KYNV

Entry Name: Bowes House Cottages

Listing Date: 23 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1158911

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109366

Location: Bournmoor, County Durham, DH3

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Bournmoor

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Burnmoor

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 35 SW
5/20 Nos. 1, 2 and 3
Bowes House Cottages

Terrace of 3 cottages. Circa 1875. Polychrome brick (buff with light-red
banding, diaperwork etc.); banded green and purple slate roof. Shallow H-plan.
Designed as a single symmetrical composition.

2-storey, 5-bay front flanked by slightly-projecting gabled cross-wings of
2 storeys plus attics. Openings under segmental heads. 3 boarded doors, on
recessed front, with 6-pane side lights under open wood porches with pent
roofs. Windows retain original glazing (4- and 6-pane side-hung casements,
some with 2- and 4-pane top lights). Central doorway flanked by 3-light
windows with gabled 2-light half-dormers above. Small 2-light windows above
porches. Each cross-wing has 3-light ground-floor window, 2-light window
above and small single-pane window in attic. Steeply-pitched roof has
overhanging eaves and verges with plain bargeboards. 4 ridge chimneys with
triple conjoined stacks and dentilled projecting tops with stone bands.

Listing NGR: NZ3066952417

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