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Farmhouse and Adjacent Barn 15 Metres to North of Seaton Holme

A Grade II* Listed Building in Easington, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.7851 / 54°47'6"N

Longitude: -1.3583 / 1°21'29"W

OS Eastings: 441365

OS Northings: 543549

OS Grid: NZ413435

Mapcode National: GBR LFY3.QG

Mapcode Global: WHD5S.3ZGJ

Entry Name: Farmhouse and Adjacent Barn 15 Metres to North of Seaton Holme

Listing Date: 29 September 1990

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1277424

English Heritage Legacy ID: 406881

Location: Easington Village, County Durham, SR8

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Easington Village

Built-Up Area: Easington

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Easington

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 44 SW EASINGTON HALL WALKS
(North side)

7/8 Farmhouse and adjacent barn
29.9.80 15 metres to north of
Seaton Holme
GV 11* (Formerly listed
as Farmhouse at
rear of Seaton Holme,
with adjacent Barn)

Farmhouse and barn which may originally have been an oratory connected with Seaton
Holme. Possibly C13 with extensive alterations, especially in the C19. Mainly
limestone rubble with sandstone window and door surrounds. Long rectangular plan.
2 storeys. Facade facing rear of Seaton Holme consists of farmhouse with attached
barn to right.

Farmhouse: 4 windows; openings mainly C19 sashes except for pointed-arched first
floor window to right which has large chamfered jambs. Moderate-pitch C20 Welsh
slate roof and brick gable stacks. Left return has a large pointed-arched window
with double-chamfered jambs under a pointed hoodmould with worn stops. Below this
window evidence of a blocked ground floor opening.

Barn: 4 irregular bays. Left bay has a large C20 vehicle entrance and 2 square
blocked openings above. This bay is divided internally from the remainder of the
barn by a C20 brick wall which projects slightly above the roof line. To the right
at first floor level is a blocked pointed-arched window with large alternating
jambs. Further right a blocked 2-light window with alternating jambs and trefoil-
headed lights in a monolithic arch. Right return has a small blocked lancet set
high in gable. C20 asbestos roof and brick gable coping. Eaves line of farmhouse
and barn probably lowered in C19 as it now cuts through the heads of several first
floor windows. Rear of buildings extensively renewed with mainly C20 casements.

Interior: apart from window splays no original internal features remain. Both
farmhouse and barn roofs have been renewed.


Listing NGR: NZ4144043561

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

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