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Westernhopeburn West Farmhouse and Adjoining Outbuilding

A Grade II* Listed Building in Stanhope, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.7355 / 54°44'7"N

Longitude: -2.1024 / 2°6'8"W

OS Eastings: 393504

OS Northings: 537845

OS Grid: NY935378

Mapcode National: GBR FFRP.M7

Mapcode Global: WHB3J.P72H

Entry Name: Westernhopeburn West Farmhouse and Adjoining Outbuilding

Listing Date: 31 January 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1232384

English Heritage Legacy ID: 407626

Location: Stanhope, County Durham, DL13

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Stanhope

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Eastgate

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

STANHOPE WESTERNHOPEBURN
NY 93 NW Eastgate

19/291 Westernhopeburn
31.1.67 west farmhouse and
adjoining outbuilding
GV II
Farmhouse with adjoining byres, now a garage, and lofts. Dated 1606 on lintel.
Grey rubble with ashlar dressings; stone-flagged roof with stone gable coping.
L-plan. 2 low storeys; 6-bay house, one-bay byre. At right of fourth bay a
C20 door in chamfered surround, with broach stops, lintel inscribed C E 1606,
and irregular-block jambs. 3-light stone-mullioned windows, that at right end
on ground floor inserted, have glazing bars, chamfered surrounds and label
moulds. Single blocked light on first floor in right end bay.

Byre, now garage, at left has wide concrete lintel over vehicle doors; first-
floor boarded door at right in plain stone surround; 2 vent slits at left.
Roof has left gable coping on moulded kneelers; 3 square ridge chimneys to
house. Left return has rear wing of 2 storeys, 3 bays, with 3 ground-floor
windows; plain stone surrounds to outer windows and to first-floor boarded loft
door.


Listing NGR: NY9350437845

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

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