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Hurbuck Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Lanchester, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.8297 / 54°49'46"N

Longitude: -1.7837 / 1°47'1"W

OS Eastings: 413994

OS Northings: 548336

OS Grid: NZ139483

Mapcode National: GBR HDZL.MH

Mapcode Global: WHC47.KVVW

Plus Code: 9C6WR6H8+VG

Entry Name: Hurbuck Farmhouse

Listing Date: 24 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1299408

English Heritage Legacy ID: 350603

Location: Lanchester, County Durham, DH7

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Lanchester

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Lanchester and Burnhope

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Description

LANCHESTER HURBUCK BANK
NZ 14 NW (East side)

5/96 Hurbuck Farmhouse

GV II

Farmhouse. Possibly late C16 with early C17 and C19 alterations, dated 1633
for TH and MH, and 1877 for EB, over doors. Thinly-rendered sandstone rubble
with boulder plinth, quoins, and ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof with
rendered gable copings and yellow brick chimneys. L-plan. 2 storeys, 5
irregular bays. 3-bay part at right has moulded flat-Tudor-arched blocked door
in first bay, with large irregular-block jambs; window inserted. Inscription
TH:MH over door.
1633
:MT:
Square window to left of door, and C20 windows above door and in second bay
have flat stone lintels and projecting stone sills. Narrow third bay blank.
2 higher left bays have C20 door under dated flat stone lintel at right; canted
bay window at left; 2 first-floor windows with flat stone lintels and projecting
stone sills. Left return boulder plinth; rear gable has throughstones.

Interior shows 3'-thick walls on returns and rear of right 3 bays; massive
boxed-in beams; A-truss roof with massive rear through purlin; front purlin
renewed.


Listing NGR: NZ1399448336

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