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Latitude: 54.837 / 54°50'13"N
Longitude: -1.7486 / 1°44'55"W
OS Eastings: 416242
OS Northings: 549159
OS Grid: NZ162491
Mapcode National: GBR JD7H.6V
Mapcode Global: WHC48.3PL7
Entry Name: Greencroft Cottage
Listing Date: 24 June 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1185968
English Heritage Legacy ID: 350545
Location: Greencroft, County Durham, DH7
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Greencroft
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Lanchester and Burnhope
Church of England Diocese: Durham
NZ 14 SE (North side, off)
6/39 Greencroft Cottage
House in grounds of Greencroft Hall (now demolished); Dower house and gamekeeper's
house at various times; at one time divided into 2. Early C18 core with late
C18/early C19 additions and alterations. Pebble dash render on sandstone rubble,
with tooled ashlar dressings and some quoins visible; roof has front slope of
concrete tiles, rear of Welsh slate, with stone gable copings and ashlar chimneys.
L-plan. 2 storeys, 5 bays, the left wider, with rear left wing. Round-headed
plain stone surround to central renewed 6-panel door and patterned fanlight;
plain stone surrounds to 16-pane sashes. Rear one-storey, 4-bay outshut under
catslide roof has similar surround to door with 6 beaded panels; 16-pane sash
with wedge stone lintel, projecting stone sill and panelled external shutters.
2-light horizontal sliding sash with glazing bars in inner return of 2-storey,
one-bay rear wing.
Interior has some early C18 doors; most doors in early C19 fluted architraves
with corner paterae.
Listing NGR: NZ1624249159
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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