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New Close Farmhouse with Stable, Byre and Lofts

A Grade II Listed Building in Stanhope, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7239 / 54°43'26"N

Longitude: -2.1463 / 2°8'46"W

OS Eastings: 390677

OS Northings: 536558

OS Grid: NY906365

Mapcode National: GBR FFGT.4D

Mapcode Global: WHB3J.0J8F

Entry Name: New Close Farmhouse with Stable, Byre and Lofts

Listing Date: 5 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1232289

English Heritage Legacy ID: 407615

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 NY 907365

19/280 New Close Farmhouse
with stable, byre
and lofts
Farmhouse, byre and lofts. Early C18 house; byre, with lofts over, late C18
and circa 1800. Sandstone rubble, roughly coursed and squared, with irregular
plinth, ashlar dressings and quoins; stone-flagged roofs. 2 storeys, 2,2,3
bays; 7 bays in all. East elevation has 3-bay house at right with central 3-
light stone-mullioned window. 2-light casement and 2-light horizontal sliding
sash at eaves in first 2 bays; third bay blank. Stable and loft, adjoining to
left has 2 bays. 2 higher storeys, with thin stone lintels over boarded door
and empty window on ground floor, and boarded pitching door above. Later byre
and loft at left has 2 storeys, 2 bays; plain stone surrounds to boarded door
and loft door; thin wood lintel over boarded window at right; first-floor vent
slits. House has large square right end chimney; left end building has low-
pitched roof. Right return gable has painted stop-chamfered stone surround to
boarded Dutch door. Large throughstone above; 2 courses of throughstones and
2 large throughstones below chimney. Right return gable of adjacent higher
part has small square light in gable peak. Rear elevation shows one-storey
extension under catslide roof.

Listing NGR: NY9067736558

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

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