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Latitude: 54.531 / 54°31'51"N
Longitude: -1.8587 / 1°51'31"W
OS Eastings: 409244
OS Northings: 515090
OS Grid: NZ092150
Mapcode National: GBR HJG1.DJ
Mapcode Global: WHC5R.FC5S
Entry Name: Sledwich Hall
Listing Date: 14 September 1966
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1160010
English Heritage Legacy ID: 111131
Location: Whorlton, County Durham, DL12
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
NZ 01 NE WHORLTON SLEDWICH
4/79 Sledwich Hall
Large manor house. Late C16-early C17, restorations in 1854 and major
rebuilding/restoration scheme in 1911 byA.C. Martin. Sandstone rubble with
dressed quoins; sandstone flag roof; ashlar stacks. Altered U-plan with
additions to right of garden front.
Garden front of 2 storeys + attics (except for 3-storey right wing). 3 main
sections, the outer ones gabled projecting wings, the right wing deeper.
Gabled centrepiece to main block, which has scattered fenestration and a C20
door at left. 2- and 3-light stone mullioned windows, some with transoms;
mainly restored. Some C20 leaded glazing, some hoodmoulds. Gables have stone
copings and kneelers; ball finials on wings. In left inner return a projecting
offset stack. Similar fenestration on other facades. 2-storey, 3-bay addition
of-1911 to-right has three hipped, stone-tiled dormers. 2-storey, 11-bay
entrance front, mainly rebuilt, has central 2-storey porch and end wings.
Moderately-pitched roof; conjoined and corniced C19 ridge stacks.
Listing NGR: NZ0924415090
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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