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Number 1 and Houses Adjoining in Butts Head, the Butts

A Grade II Listed Building in Stanhope, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7469 / 54°44'49"N

Longitude: -2.0064 / 2°0'22"W

OS Eastings: 399686

OS Northings: 539109

OS Grid: NY996391

Mapcode National: GBR GFFK.F4

Mapcode Global: WHB3D.4YV9

Entry Name: Number 1 and Houses Adjoining in Butts Head, the Butts

Listing Date: 26 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1232019

English Heritage Legacy ID: 406912

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

NY 9939 (South side)

34/234 No. 1 and houses
26.11.85 adjoining in Butts
Head, The Butts
Coachhouses, and coachmen's and ostler's houses; now 3 houses in Market Place
and 3 in left return to The Butts. Early C19. Coursed squared sandstone with
ashlar dressings and quoins; stone-flagged roof with ashlar chimneys. L-plan.
3 storeys except for 2-storey house at right and lower 2-storey wing at left;
7 bays and 6 in left return. Market Place elevation has irregular fenestration,
flat stone lintels over boarded door and 4-pane overlight in second bay, and
glazed doors in fourth and seventh bays. Irregular fenestration: sashes with
glazing bars andlate C19 sashes; second and third bays, raised from catslide,
have C20 windows. Canted bay window in fifth bay has hipped roof. Pent roof
on 2-storey left wing; flat roof-on raised part; other roofs low-pitched with
right end chimneys to each house. Left return has central segmental-arched
coach entrance, and left house projecting with doorcase of pilasters and
entablature to panelled door and 2-pane overlight in inner return.

Listing NGR: NY9968639109

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

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