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Latitude: 54.7848 / 54°47'5"N
Longitude: -1.5894 / 1°35'21"W
OS Eastings: 426506
OS Northings: 543400
OS Grid: NZ265434
Mapcode National: GBR KFB3.PK
Mapcode Global: WHC4J.KZCS
Entry Name: Low Dryburn Farmhouse
Listing Date: 19 February 1970
Last Amended: 10 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1160380
English Heritage Legacy ID: 110332
Location: County Durham, DH1
County: County Durham
Electoral Ward/Division: Neville's Cross
Built-Up Area: Durham
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Durham St Cuthbert
Church of England Diocese: Durham
DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE NORTH END
NZ 24 SE
4/280 Low Dryburn farmhouse
19.2.70 in North Road)
Farmhouse, now house. Early C18 with alterations. Rendered rubble sandstone
and rubble; pantiled roof on extensions; main roof of French tiles; brick
chimneys. 2 storeys, one bay with one-storey, one-bay extensions at each end
and later one-storey front extension. Renewed door at left of central bays;
extension projects at right; late C19 and renewed windows. Steeply-pitched
Interior: enclosed dog-leg stair has closed string, barley-sugar twist
balusters and rounded handrail with side groove. Central roof has coupled
principals and through purlins; re-used crucks in left extension. Ground
floor ceiling beams; first floor has old planks.
Several small rear extensions not of interest.
Source: H.M. Roberts, 'Cruck-framed roofs in the City of Durham : preliminary
notes on identified examples'. Transactions of Architectural and Archaeological
Society of Durham and Northumberland, new series V, 91-96.
Listing NGR: NZ2650643400
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