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Lanchester House with Walls in Front

A Grade II Listed Building in Lanchester, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.8229 / 54°49'22"N

Longitude: -1.7446 / 1°44'40"W

OS Eastings: 416504

OS Northings: 547595

OS Grid: NZ165475

Mapcode National: GBR JD8N.2X

Mapcode Global: WHC4G.51GH

Entry Name: Lanchester House with Walls in Front

Listing Date: 4 August 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1320434

English Heritage Legacy ID: 350594

Location: Lanchester, County Durham, DH7

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Lanchester

Built-Up Area: 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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Listing Text

NZ 1647 (North side)

13/87 No. 35
4/8/75 (Lanchester House)
with walls in front


House and area walls. Second quarter of C18 with C19 alterations. House painted
incised stucco with painted ashlar dressings, plinth and quoins; return gables
rendered on sandstone rubble; stone-flagged roof with stone gable copings and
ashlar chimneys. Ashlar dwarf walls. House: 2 storeys, 3 bays. Steps up to
central door (with 3 over 3 vertical panels) and overlight in plain stone
surround with corner blocks and plain hood. Margined sashes in flanking canted
bays and in first-floor windows in plain stone surrounds. Quoins project;
stone gutter brackets. Roof has end coping on moulded kneelers, and end
corniced chimneys on plinths. Rear round-headed stair window with intersecting
glazing bars; horizontal 8-pane attic window with one opening pane and broad
glazing bars.

Dwarf walls in front have overhanging chamfered coping.

Listing NGR: NZ1650447595

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

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