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Pelton House

A Grade II Listed Building in Pelton, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.8714 / 54°52'17"N

Longitude: -1.6128 / 1°36'46"W

OS Eastings: 424944

OS Northings: 553027

OS Grid: NZ249530

Mapcode National: GBR KD53.MJ

Mapcode Global: WHC44.6T7D

Entry Name: Pelton House

Listing Date: 12 December 1980

Last Amended: 16 October 2017

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1159207

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109400

Location: Pelton, County Durham, DH2

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Pelton

Built-Up Area: Pelton

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Pelton

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 25 SE
(south side, off)
Pelton House
- II

House. Early C18; altered 1982. Garden front hand-made brick (in irregular bond)
with painted stone dressings; rendered returns and entrance front; renewed Welsh
slate roof; stone chimneys. 2-storey, 6-bay garden front has chamfered plinth and
tooled quoins. Eared, bolection-moulded stone doorcase under cornice in bay to
left of centre. Replaced casements in openings with flush lintels and projecting
stone sills. Roof has renewed gable copings. Rendered end stacks; corniced ridge
stack. Entrance front has 6-panel door and a round-arched stair window.
Interior: dogleg staircase, of 2 flights plus landing rail, has closed string with
pulvinated frieze, panelled newels and a ramped, moulded handrail (balusters all
replaced in 1982).

Listing NGR: NZ2494453026

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

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