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Mellbutts Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Frosterley, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.7271 / 54°43'37"N

Longitude: -1.964 / 1°57'50"W

OS Eastings: 402414

OS Northings: 536898

OS Grid: NZ024368

Mapcode National: GBR GFQS.L8

Mapcode Global: WHB3L.SGY0

Entry Name: Mellbutts Bank

Listing Date: 5 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1231719

English Heritage Legacy ID: 406918

Location: Stanhope, County Durham, DL13

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Stanhope

Built-Up Area: Frosterley

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Frosterley

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

STANHOPE MELLBUTTS BANK
NZ 02 36 (South side)
Frosterley

40/241 Station House

GV II
Railway station and station-master's house. Dated 1847; for Wear Valley line
of Stockton and Darlington railway. Painted brick with ashlar-coped plinth
and dressings; roof of renewed stone slates, with brick and ashlar chimneys.
One storey, 3 bays, the central projecting. Boarded door in central bay has
elaborate iron hinges and handle; flat-Tudor-archedoverlight; tall stone
surround with alternate-block jambs. Tall 2-light stone-mullioned window in
half-dormer above under tall gable with stone shield bearing date. Flanking
bays have 3-light windows and 2-light half dormers in similar style. All
gables barge-boarded. Steeply-pitched roof has 2 ridge chimneys with tall
polygonal brick stacks on coped plinths. Right return to former platform has
canted bay with sloping stone-flagged roof.


Listing NGR: NZ0241436898

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