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Newbus Arms Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Hurworth, Darlington

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Latitude: 54.4814 / 54°28'53"N

Longitude: -1.5089 / 1°30'32"W

OS Eastings: 431915

OS Northings: 509671

OS Grid: NZ319096

Mapcode National: GBR KJXM.39

Mapcode Global: WHC63.SMNB

Entry Name: Newbus Arms Hotel

Listing Date: 20 March 1967

Last Amended: 27 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1319928

English Heritage Legacy ID: 350439

Location: Hurworth, Darlington, DL2

County: Darlington

Civil Parish: Hurworth

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Hurworth

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 30 NW (South side, off)

11/101 Newbus Arms Hotel
20/3/67 (previously listed
as Newbus Grange)


Country house, now an hotel. Shown on O.S. map as Newbus Grange. Possibly
early C17 but greatly altered and extended c.1820. Rendered brick and rubble;
graduated green slate roofs with rendered chimney stacks. Front range with
two adjoining parallel rear wings. Regency Gothick details.

3-storey, 3-bay entrance front. Wide central porch with Tudor-arched doorway
and 4-pane side lights framed by thin buttresses. Flanking 3-light bow
windows with similar framing buttresses; porch and bow windows have elaborate
embattled parapets. 2-light windows above porch and 3-light windows in outer
bays, under hoodmoulds on top floor, have casements with Perpendicular-style
wood tracery. Small gables with footstones crowning each bay. Low-pitched
roof with end and ridge stacks. Added one-storey, 2-bay left wing has
projecting semi-octagonal bay with similar 2-light windows and a steep
pyramidal roof.

3-storey, 5-bay garden front, the second bay projecting and canted-with 3
windows. Glazed doors in second and fourth bays and in extruded porch, with
verandah above, on left bay. Window details similar to those on entrance
front. Embattled parapets hiding low-pitched roofs with transverse ridge

Interior fitted in late C19, has Perpendicular-style panelling, doors and

C20 additions on right return and rear are not of interest.

Listing NGR: NZ3191509671

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

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