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High Crooked Well

A Grade II Listed Building in Stanhope, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7449 / 54°44'41"N

Longitude: -2.1522 / 2°9'8"W

OS Eastings: 390296

OS Northings: 538894

OS Grid: NY902388

Mapcode National: GBR FFDK.VV

Mapcode Global: WHB39.XZ9V

Entry Name: High Crooked Well

Listing Date: 5 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1231741

English Heritage Legacy ID: 406887

Location: Stanhope, County Durham, DL13

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Stanhope

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Westgate

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NY 93 NW
19/219 High Crooked Well


Farmhouse, now house. Early C18 with additions. Sandstone rubble with ashlar
dressings; roofs stone-flagged and Welsh slate. 2-storey, 2-bay house, with
2-storey,2-bay byre and loft at left; and one-storey, 2-bay barn further left;
one-storey, one-bay pent right extension. House has boarded door in square-
headed chamfered stone surround at right; sash windows at left, late C19 on
ground floor and 16-pane above; left cow-house has boarded door; sash windows
above with glazing bars. Barn has full-height cart entrance, and loft opening
at right. Right pent extension has doorway to right, small square window at
left; pigeon holes with stone shelves in upper part. Wide square chimney at
left of house. Interior: stone fire surround has projecting lintel on double-
cyma-moulded corbels; panelled cupboards to right of fire; large beams. Older
part to right of present building now demolished.

Listing NGR: NY9029638894

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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