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The Thatch and Smithy Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Lartington, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5551 / 54°33'18"N

Longitude: -1.9712 / 1°58'16"W

OS Eastings: 401962

OS Northings: 517760

OS Grid: NZ019177

Mapcode National: GBR GHPR.1X

Mapcode Global: WHB4C.PRKW

Entry Name: The Thatch and Smithy Cottage

Listing Date: 17 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160536

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111266

Location: Lartington, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Lartington

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 0117
(North side)
The Thatch and
Smithy Cottage
Smithy Cottage shown on O.S. map as the Post Office. House and attached cottage.
Early C18 house altered in late C19; C19 cottage. Coursed sandstone rubble;
house has graduated green slate roof and stone stacks; cottage has stone-flagged
roof and brick stack. The Thatch occupies 3 left bays; Smithy Cottage occupies
right bay of house and cottage to right.

2-storey, 4-bay house with alternating quoins. Partly-glazed 4-panel door, in
flush surround, in bay 2. Similar door at junction to right. Openings, altered
in late C19, have replaced 4-pane sashes. Blocked first-floor window between
bays 3 and 4. Raised eaves. Steeply-pitched roof with slightly-swept eaves.
Rebuilt end and ridge stacks with top bands.

Lower 2-storey, one-bay cottage has replaced 4-pane sashes, low-pitched roof and
right end stack.

2 linked outshuts, on rear of house, have replaced windows and low-pitched pent

Listing NGR: NZ0196217760

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

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