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A Grade II Listed Building in Romaldkirk, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5936 / 54°35'36"N

Longitude: -2.0127 / 2°0'45"W

OS Eastings: 399275

OS Northings: 522041

OS Grid: NY992220

Mapcode National: GBR GHDB.13

Mapcode Global: WHB45.1SVW

Entry Name: Carrowcroft

Listing Date: 17 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161018

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111328

Location: Romaldkirk, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Romaldkirk

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

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Listing Text

NY 9922
(West side, off)
29/156 Carrowcroft
House. 1875. Sandstone ashlar; Welsh slate roof, stone chimney stacks. Square-

2 storeys and attic, 3 bays with flush quoins. Symmetrical front: central
solid porch has pair of partly-glazed 4-panel doors in round-arched surround
with projecting keystone and impost blocks; flanking banded pilasters and
pierced parapet above cornice. 12-pane sash and arcaded parapet above porch.
Flanking canted bay windows, of 2 storeys divided by cornice, have 8+12+8-pane
sashes and arcaded parapets. Gabled attics, above canted end bays, with scrolled
feet, crowning pediments and single 12-pane sashes. Eaves cornice. Steeply-
pitched hipped roof with 2 corniced ridge stacks.

2-bay left return has 12-pane sashes and 2 identical attic bays. 3-bay right
return has central 2-storey canted oriel window, with octagonal spirelet and
ball finial, flanked by 12-pane sashes.

Attached ancillary buildings to rear are not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NY9927522044

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

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