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High Grange Farmhouse and Attached Farmbuildings

A Grade II Listed Building in Croxdale and Hett, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7251 / 54°43'30"N

Longitude: -1.5645 / 1°33'52"W

OS Eastings: 428147

OS Northings: 536769

OS Grid: NZ281367

Mapcode National: GBR KFJS.2Y

Mapcode Global: WHC4X.YH5H

Entry Name: High Grange Farmhouse and Attached Farmbuildings

Listing Date: 7 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1159310

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109954

Location: Croxdale and Hett, County Durham, DH6

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Croxdale and Hett

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Croxdale

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 23 NE
(West side)
Hett Village
6/73 High Grange
Farmhouse and
Farmhouse and adjoining farmbuildings. Probably early C18 farmhouse extended
in C19; late C18-early C19 farmbuildings. Farmhouse: coursed and partly-
squared sandstone rubble with late C19 brick dressings; French-tiled roof and
rebuilt brick chimney stacks. Coursed rubble farmbuildings with corrugated-
asbestos and pantiled roofs. U-plan range of farmbuildings on right rear
of house.
2-storey farmhouse of 2 builds. 3-bay original section to right of staggered
straight joint; added 3-bay section at left. Tooled stone quoins at right
and engineering brick quoins at left. Late C20 door and overlight to left
of joint. Doorway and 6-pane sashes in late C19 openings with brick jambs
and segmental heads. Blocked windows in second bay from left. Horizontal-
sliding sash at ground-floor right in C18 opening with tooled stone jambs
and extended sill and lintel. Left end and ridge stacks. Single-storey,
2-bay wing with altered openings on right rear.
Altered single-storey farmbuildings: 2-bay shed with C20 garage opening on
rear of wing; taller 3-bay barn, with steeply-pitched roof and reverse-
stepped gables, on rear of shed; L-plan range of loose-boxes/byres, with
Dutch doors and hipped pantiled roofs, to left of barn. Farmbuildings
included for group value.

Listing NGR: NZ2814736769

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

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