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Towler Hill Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Cotherstone, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5562 / 54°33'22"N

Longitude: -1.9452 / 1°56'42"W

OS Eastings: 403641

OS Northings: 517884

OS Grid: NZ036178

Mapcode National: GBR GHVR.NH

Mapcode Global: WHB4D.2RZ0

Entry Name: Towler Hill Farmhouse

Listing Date: 17 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1159976

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111213

Location: Cotherstone, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Cotherstone

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 01 NW
(North side,off)
16/50 Towler Hill Farmhouse
Farmhouse, now 2 dwellings. Mid C18 house and late C18-early C19 left section,
the latter a byre conversion. Squared rubble; sandstone-flagged roof and stone
chimney stacks. Continuous, 2-storey front: 3-bay house, and left section of
2 wide bays. Flush quoins at ends and at joint between sections. Openings
have stone, flat-arched lintels with segmental tops. Left section openings
altered in late C20. Replaced 2-pane sashes.

House to right has central replaced glazed door and overlight; paired sashes in
late C20 opening to left, single sash to right and 3 windows above. Left section
has replaced partly-glazed door to right; single and paired sashes to left and
2 windows above. Continuous roof has coped gables and a coping above junction;
all copings have shaped kneelers. Right end stack, central and left ridge stacks;
all with top bands and water tables. Rear has scattered, replaced 2-pane sashes.

Interior: right ground-floor room of original farmhouse has large stone fireplace
with projecting lintel on corbelled jambs.

Listing NGR: NZ0364117884

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

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