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The Nest

A Grade II Listed Building in Wycliffe with Thorpe, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5244 / 54°31'27"N

Longitude: -1.8214 / 1°49'16"W

OS Eastings: 411660

OS Northings: 514360

OS Grid: NZ116143

Mapcode National: GBR HJQ3.GX

Mapcode Global: WHC5R.ZJVW

Plus Code: 9C6WG5FH+QF

Entry Name: The Nest

Listing Date: 28 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161309

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111793

Location: Wycliffe with Thorpe, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Wycliffe with Thorpe

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Wycliffe St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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House, probably built as verger's cottage, dated 1779 on door lintel. Coursed
rubble with roughly-tooled quoins and cut dressings. Early C20 red tile roof
with stone slates to eaves; brick stacks, the left partly rebuilt. Left part
has late C20 pantiles with similar eaves. Central 4-panel door, with 3-pane
overlight, flanked by renewed 12-pane sashes; 9-pane casements above. All
openings with lintels tooled to represent voussoirs; and slightly-projecting
sills. Ridge gable coping; end stacks. Lower left bay has two 12-pane
casements with a 16-pane casement above.

Interior: 2-panel doors have panels with clipped corners, framed by raised
beading. Parlour fireplace has wood surround with carved ornament and cupboard
alongside with doors on axe-head hinges.

Listing NGR: NZ1165414359

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