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Cottage and Smithy to Left of Number 9

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Burdon, Darlington

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Latitude: 54.5429 / 54°32'34"N

Longitude: -1.51 / 1°30'35"W

OS Eastings: 431800

OS Northings: 516519

OS Grid: NZ318165

Mapcode National: GBR KHWX.W8

Mapcode Global: WHC5X.S25M

Plus Code: 9C6WGFVR+52

Entry Name: Cottage and Smithy to Left of Number 9

Listing Date: 17 November 1983

Last Amended: 27 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1185906

English Heritage Legacy ID: 350392

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

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NZ 31 NW (North side)

5/30 Cottage and smithy
17/11/83 to left of No. 9
(previously listed
as the Old
Blacksmith's shop
and house)


Cottage and smithy. Late C18-early C19 cottage and late C19 smithy. Cottage
hand-made brick in irregular bond; roof has pantiles on front and corrugated
asbestos on rear; rebuilt brick chimney stack. Smithy engineering brick in
English garden wall bond, 5+1; pantiled roof and brick chimney stack.

2-storey, one-bay cottage. Openings under rubbed-brick flat arches: boarded
door at right; 20-pane window, with horizontally-sliding 6-pane section, at
left; 16-pane horizontal sliding sash above. 3 projecting brick courses at
eaves. Steeply-pitched roof has swept eaves; raised verge at left with
corbelled-out kneeler. Left end stack.

One-storey, 3-bay smithy on left return of cottage. Wide C20 opening with
pair of boarded doors at right; C20 casement at left. Steeply-pitched roof
has raised verge at left with tumbled-in brickwork on gable. Heightened
left end stack.

One-storey outshut on rear of cottage. Interior of cottage gutted. Large
brick forge inside smithy. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: NZ3180016519

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