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Butts House

A Grade II Listed Building in Stanhope, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.746 / 54°44'45"N

Longitude: -2.0075 / 2°0'27"W

OS Eastings: 399614

OS Northings: 539008

OS Grid: NY996390

Mapcode National: GBR GFFK.5G

Mapcode Global: WHB3D.4Z90

Entry Name: Butts House

Listing Date: 3 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1231313

English Heritage Legacy ID: 406426

Location: Stanhope, County Durham, DL13

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Stanhope

Built-Up Area: Stanhope

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Stanhope and Rookhope

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

STANHOPE THE BUTTS
NY 9939
(South end, off)
34/170 Stanhope
Butts House
3.5.85
GV II

House. Circa 1760 and C19. Sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings, some of
millstone grit, and some quoins; stone-flagged roof with Welsh slate roof on
left bay. 2 storeys, 4 bays, the left later and higher. Painted cyma-moulded
square-headed surround to partly-glazed 6-panel door at right; large stair sash
window with glazing bars at centre of 3-bay block flanked by first-floor sashes
with glazing bars, all with irregular flat stone sills; left sash has one hinged
pane at top. 2 small square ground-floor windows at left under flat stone
lintels. Left bay has wood-mullioned cross window on ground floor, and narrow
paired sashes on first floor, under flat stone lintels and with projecting stone
sills. Large roof has ashlar-corniced end chimneys. Rear has 3 large first-
floor 20-pane sashes.

Interior: stair visible through window has ramped handrail on tapered -column-
and-vase balusters.


Listing NGR: NY9961439008

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