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The Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Heighington, Darlington

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Latitude: 54.5965 / 54°35'47"N

Longitude: -1.6147 / 1°36'53"W

OS Eastings: 424989

OS Northings: 522434

OS Grid: NZ249224

Mapcode National: GBR KH59.62

Mapcode Global: WHC5H.5QBM

Entry Name: The Cottage

Listing Date: 6 June 1952

Last Amended: 16 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1319919

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110768

Location: Heighington, Darlington, DL5

County: Darlington

Civil Parish: Heighington

Built-Up Area: Heighington

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Heighington

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

(North side)
10/19 No.41 (The Cottage)
6/6/52 (formerly listed
as part of
Heighington Hall)
House. Mid-late C17 with late C18-early C19 window alterations. Coursed rubble,
replaced pantiled roof and brick chimney stack.
2 storeys, 3 windows. Low plinth, alternating quoins at left. Replaced door
under hoodmould at right. Carved stone door surround has sunk rectangular strips
and moulded inner left edge with run-out stop; right jamb and part of hoodmould
missing. Two 16-pane sashes,in moulded surrounds with projecting sills, to left.
Narrow 8-pane sash above door and two 16-pane sashes to left, in identical
surrounds: Steeply-pitched roof has slightly-swept eaves, coped left gable and
shaped kneeler. Rebuilt left end stack.
Interior: Ground-floor room with moulded, square stone fireplace partly obscured
by early C20 wood surround; small round-arched niche, possibly former bread oven,
to left of fireplace.

Listing NGR: NZ2498922433

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

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