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Crimdon Farmhouse and Attached Farmbuildings

A Grade II Listed Building in Monk Hesleden, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7213 / 54°43'16"N

Longitude: -1.2522 / 1°15'8"W

OS Eastings: 448262

OS Northings: 536507

OS Grid: NZ482365

Mapcode National: GBR MFPV.PB

Mapcode Global: WHD66.QLWG

Entry Name: Crimdon Farmhouse and Attached Farmbuildings

Listing Date: 11 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1158928

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109438

Location: Monk Hesleden, County Durham, TS27

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Monk Hesleden

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Hart

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

(East side, off)

6/26 Crimdon Farmhouse and
attached farmbuildings


Farmhouse and attached farmbuildings. Mid C18 farmhouse, altered in early C19,
with attached early C19 cottage; mid C18 barn and early C19 farmbuildings.
Farmhouse and cottage roughcast masonry and brick with renewed pantiled roofs
and brick chimneys. Limestone rubble barn and brick farmbuildings with pantiled

2-storey, 4-bay farmhouse with lower 2-storey, 4-bay cottage attached to east.
Farmhouse has C19 6-panel door and 3-pane overlight in third bay; mainly replaced
12- and 16-pane sashes; and 2-storey canted bay window to left of doorway. Left
bay added in C20. Steeply-pitched roof has coped gables and shaped kneelers,
right gable and ridge chimneys. Cottage has C20 enclosed porch in third bay and
replaced 16-pane sashes; roof,has right gable chimney. Rear of farmhouse has
2 gabled wings with renewed fenestration.

U-plan range of farmbuildings, attached to rear of farmhouse and cottage, enclose
stockyard. One-storey ranges to east and west are linked to 2-storey, 3-bay
stone barn with altered openings. East and west ranges have 5 and 7 elliptical
arches respectively, some arches now blocked, with square casements inserted.
2 end bays of west range, nearest farmhouse, were raised by one storey in late
C19. Lean-to additions within stockyard and detached farmbuildings to rear not
of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ4826236507

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

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