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Latitude: 54.7705 / 54°46'13"N
Longitude: -2.2573 / 2°15'26"W
OS Eastings: 383542
OS Northings: 541763
OS Grid: NY835417
Mapcode National: GBR DFP8.2P
Mapcode Global: WHB38.9CB6
Entry Name: Killhopeburn Shielding
Listing Date: 5 June 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1230206
English Heritage Legacy ID: 404850
Location: Stanhope, County Durham, DL13
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Stanhope
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Heatherycleugh
Church of England Diocese: Durham
STANHOPE A689(South side,off)
NY 84 SW NY 835417
8/114 Killhopeburn Shieling
Bastle house with cowhouses added, now cowhouse and implement store. Late C16
and later. Roughly-squared sandstone rubble; roofs of Welsh slate and stone
flags, with corrugated iron rear pent roofs. 2 storeys, 5 bays. Oldest central
one-bay bastle has massive irregular quoins, the lowest one metre wide; C20
door under thin wood lintel; blank above. Boarded vehicle and store-room doors
in left part, and loft doors above. Higher right part has chamfered stone
lintel to left doorway; 3 first-floor boarded loft openings. Interior of right
part shows low round-headed doorway of bastle, with massive irregular chamfered
monolith arch and jambs. Right building has closely-spaced massive beams.
Other interiors not inspected.
Listing NGR: NY8354241763
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