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Dial House and Outbuildings Attached to Left and Right

A Grade II Listed Building in Whorlton, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5449 / 54°32'41"N

Longitude: -1.8413 / 1°50'28"W

OS Eastings: 410361

OS Northings: 516643

OS Grid: NZ103166

Mapcode National: GBR HHLW.4J

Mapcode Global: WHC5R.P1C3

Entry Name: Dial House and Outbuildings Attached to Left and Right

Listing Date: 4 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1159918

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111119

Location: Whorlton, County Durham, DL2

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Whorlton

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Barnard Castle with Whorlton

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

(North side)

5/67 Dial House and
outbuildings attached
to left and right

Small farmhouse with barn attached to left and projecting, former barn (now
converted for domestic use) attached to right. Mid C18 with late Cl9 alterations.
Sandstone rubble brought to course; roofs of sandstone flags; rendered, dressed
sandstone stacks.

Farmhouse: 2 storeys, 3 bays; central C20 door in flat surround within trellis
porch; 4-pane sashes"(intermediate glazing bars removed); in flat surrounds with
square sundial above doorway has incised Roman numerals painted black and
inscription: JAMES HUITSON 1750. Single-storey rear outshut with one 12-pane
sash. Roof has slightly-projecting eaves and coped gables with shaped kneelers;
two corniced gable stacks.

Barn attached to left: single storey with loft over, 3 bays; breather to left,
two C20 openings and a hit-and-miss window to right. Roof has slightly-projecting

Former barn attached to right: single storey with loft over, single bay: large
rough quoins on lower half of wall. C20 casement to right. Right return has
C20 external staircase leading to boarded door. Roof has slightly-projecting
eaves and coped gables with shaped kneelers.

Attached pigsties to rear of left barn not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ1036116643

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

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