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Priory Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Muggleswick, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.8453 / 54°50'42"N

Longitude: -1.9332 / 1°55'59"W

OS Eastings: 404385

OS Northings: 550051

OS Grid: NZ043500

Mapcode National: GBR GDYD.8X

Mapcode Global: WHB31.8GNX

Entry Name: Priory Farmhouse

Listing Date: 21 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1240627

English Heritage Legacy ID: 439107

Location: Muggleswick, County Durham, DH8

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Muggleswick

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Edmundbyers and Muggleswick

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

4/100 Priory Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Early and mid C18 with late C19/early C20 addition. Coursed
squared sandstone with some large stones and ashlar dressings; render; roofs
of Welsh slate and French tiles, with stone gable copings and ashlar, rendered
and brick chimneys. L-plan. 3 builds: 2-storey, 2-bay first part, with left
addition of 2 higher storeys and 3 bays, and one-storey, 3-bay right extension.
Main house at left has partly-glazed central door in architrave; plain stone
surrounds to sashes with vertical glazing bars in outer bays; wide moulded
kneelers support gable copings; rendered, corniced end chimneys on ashlar
plinths. Gabled rear left wing.
First, central build has blocked door at left, with 4-pane light inserted under
flat stone lintel; square late C19 sashes at right under flat stone lintels;
steeply-pitched roof, with right gable higher, has right end chimney. Right
extension has central late C19 sash and right end chimney.
Interior: stop-chamfered beams in some ground-floor rooms; rear wing ground-
floor room contains fielded panelling and corniced chimney piece.

Listing NGR: NZ0438550051

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

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