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Holmside Hall Farm Calf Shed and Wall Attached

A Grade II Listed Building in Burnhope, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.8414 / 54°50'28"N

Longitude: -1.6809 / 1°40'51"W

OS Eastings: 420592

OS Northings: 549664

OS Grid: NZ205496

Mapcode National: GBR JDPG.W9

Mapcode Global: WHC49.4KVW

Plus Code: 9C6WR8R9+HM

Entry Name: Holmside Hall Farm Calf Shed and Wall Attached

Listing Date: 6 February 1952

Last Amended: 24 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1185990

English Heritage Legacy ID: 350600

Location: Burnhope, County Durham, DH7

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Burnhope

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Stanley and South Moor

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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NZ 24 NW (East side)

7/93 (inset) Holmside Hall Farm
6/2/52 calf-shed and
wall attached
(formerly listed as
Holmside Old Hall)


Part of Holmside Hall, now calf shed, and wall attached. Late medieval with
alterations. Thinly rendered sandstone rubble with quoins and ashlar dressings;
roof of corrugated asbestos. L-plan; probably the north range of former
courtyard, with gateway on west. One storey, 3 bays. Bank entry to bays 4, 5,
6 and 7, with boarded doors at outer end of bank, the left in chamfered round-
headed stone surround, the right in ogee-chamfered Tudor-arched surround.
4 small square openings with chamfered stone jambs under stone lintels; 2
inserted fixed lights with opening transoms in 11th and 13th bays. Higher
wall at north-west corner is north end of west entrance building; of wall 2
storeys survive and it extends south to farm entrance track. Boarded door
in plain wood jambs; at left a label mould over blocked 3-cusped-ogee-light
window with inserted primitive female figure, with Pan-pipes held to mouth;
memento mori reused in one quoin; corbelled parapet to section beside entrance;
springing of arch on chamfered jamb at south end.

Listing NGR: NZ2059249664

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