History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Burdon House

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Burdon, Darlington

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 54.5427 / 54°32'33"N

Longitude: -1.5094 / 1°30'33"W

OS Eastings: 431836

OS Northings: 516491

OS Grid: NZ318164

Mapcode National: GBR KHXX.0B

Mapcode Global: WHC5X.S2FV

Plus Code: 9C6WGFVR+36

Entry Name: Burdon House

Listing Date: 27 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1185905

English Heritage Legacy ID: 350390

Location: Great Burdon, Darlington, DL1

County: Darlington

Civil Parish: Great Burdon

Built-Up Area: Darlington

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Haughton-le-Skerne

Church of England Diocese: Durham

Find accommodation in


NZ 31 NW (East side)

5/28 Burdon House


House. Probably mid C18 core encased in early C19. Gable end of original
house in narrow hand-made brick is visible on right return; front refaced in
header-bond brickwork; returns and rear in English garden wall bond, 5+1.
French-tiled roof. Rendered brick chimney stacks.

2 storeys, 3 bays. Central 5-panel door in architrave with swept base,
patterned frieze and cornice. Boxed sashes, under rubbed-brick flat arches
with projecting keystones, have stone sills: 8-pane sash above door; paired
8-pane sashes in end bays. Eaves band. Roof has stone-coped gables and
shaped kneelers. End stacks. Lean-to, single-storey addition on left has
replaced 6-panel door on front and two 12-pane horizontal-sliding sashes on
return. Large 12-pane round-arched stair window on rear.

Interior: entrance hall retains probably C18 cornice; remainder refitted in
early C19 (6-panel doors; dogleg staircase with stick balusters).

Listing NGR: NZ3183616491

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.