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High West Wood, with Attached Outbuildings on West

A Grade II Listed Building in Startforth, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.537 / 54°32'13"N

Longitude: -1.946 / 1°56'45"W

OS Eastings: 403590

OS Northings: 515749

OS Grid: NZ035157

Mapcode National: GBR GHVZ.HD

Mapcode Global: WHB4L.27L6

Plus Code: 9C6WG3P3+RH

Entry Name: High West Wood, with Attached Outbuildings on West

Listing Date: 28 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1322755

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111749

Location: Startforth, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Startforth

Built-Up Area: Barnard Castle

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Tagged with: Architectural structure

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1/159 High West Wood,
with attached
on west


House, formerly an inn, and outbuildings. House dated 1753 with initials J:J
on door lintel, but incorporating older fabric; outbuildings of several C18
or early C19 builds. House roughly-squared stone except for areas of older
rubble in lower walls, outbuildings rubble; cut dressings. Graduated stone
slate roofs.

House 2 storeys, 2 bays. Central renewed door in chamfered stone surround;
4-pane casement windows in imitation of sashes. End stacks. Outbuilding
range to left, 2 storeys, 4 irregular bays. 2 boarded doors and boarded
pitching door in irregular-block surrounds, and 2 part-slatted windows.
Left return shows 2 raking butresses.

In the C19 the house was the Reservoir Inn (1st edition O.S. 6":1 mile map).

Outbuildings in poor condition at time of survey.

Listing NGR: NZ0359015749

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