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Latitude: 54.7406 / 54°44'26"N
Longitude: -2.1877 / 2°11'15"W
OS Eastings: 388012
OS Northings: 538418
OS Grid: NY880384
Mapcode National: GBR FF5M.5F
Mapcode Global: WHB3H.C3GM
Entry Name: Island House
Listing Date: 5 June 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1231317
English Heritage Legacy ID: 406432
Location: Stanhope, County Durham, DL13
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Stanhope
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: St John's Chapel
Church of England Diocese: Durham
STANHOPE EAST BLACKDENE
NY 83 NE and NY 8738
18/175 and 36/175 Island House
Defensible house, probably early C17. Thick, battered rubble walls, now
rendered; stone-flagged roof. 3 storeys, 2 bays, wide proportions. Ground
floor, originally a stable/byre, now has central door in plain stone surround.
16-pane sash at left and another above it. Other windows C20 pivoted casements,
all with stone lintels and sills. End chimneys. On right return a similar
door and steps to a first-floor doorway, now holding C20 door. To left of this
doorway a curved bread-oven projects. Small modern windows, one in old fire-
C20 pent rear extension is not of interest.
Listing NGR: NY8801238418
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