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East and West Houses, Longhorn Ends

A Grade II Listed Building in Stanhope, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.759 / 54°45'32"N

Longitude: -2.2248 / 2°13'29"W

OS Eastings: 385628

OS Northings: 540468

OS Grid: NY856404

Mapcode National: GBR DFXD.4V

Mapcode Global: WHB38.SNR2

Entry Name: East and West Houses, Longhorn Ends

Listing Date: 5 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1278256

English Heritage Legacy ID: 406266

Location: Stanhope, County Durham, DL13

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Stanhope

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Heatherycleugh

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NY 84 SE
9/167 East and West
Houses, Longhorn

House, now 2 houses. Circa 1850. Roughly-dressed coursed squared sandstone with
tooled projecting quoins of millstone grit, and ashlar dressings. Roof of Welsh
slate with flat stone gable copings. L-plan. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Shaped steps
to central renewed door with 3-pane overlight in surround of pilasters supporting
entablature, with oak-leaf pattern in corners, under prominent cornice which
breaks forward over pilasters. Late C19 sashes, above door and at left, renewed
windows at right; flat stone lintels and projecting stone sills. Cast iron
gutters on paired moulded stone brackets at eaves. Low-pitched roof has curved
kneelers and corniced chimneys. Rear renewed door and inserted door; 16-pane
ground-floor and 12-pane first-floor windows. Coach entrance to road on bank on
first floor of right wing has elliptical arch with alternate-block jambs,
voussoirs and projecting key. Round-coped rear wall on road frontage has cast
iron principals with shaped finials. Stone-flagged path and cobbled rear yard.

Listing NGR: NY8562840468

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

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