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Whorlton Croft

A Grade II Listed Building in Whorlton, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.529 / 54°31'44"N

Longitude: -1.8386 / 1°50'18"W

OS Eastings: 410542

OS Northings: 514866

OS Grid: NZ105148

Mapcode National: GBR HJL2.R8

Mapcode Global: WHC5R.QFNC

Plus Code: 9C6WG5H6+HH

Entry Name: Whorlton Croft

Listing Date: 14 September 1966

Last Amended: 4 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323039

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111127

Location: Whorlton, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Whorlton

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Barnard Castle with Whorlton

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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(West side)

8/75 Whorlton Croft
14.9.66 (formerly listed as
Rose Cottage)

House. Late C17 with late C18 and mid C19 additions. C17 section sandstone
rubble with roughly-dressed quoins to right; additions dressed sandstone with
quoins. Continuous pantiled roof with double row of sandstone flags at eaves;
brick and stone stacks. 2-storey, 5-bay front of two builds: 3-bay C17 section
to right and 2-bay late C18 section to left. Square-headed doorway (possibly
repositioned), in second bay from left, has C20 door, restored hoodmould,
chamfered jambs and lintel with date 16??. Two 2-light windows and one 3-light-
window, to right of door, have renewed flat mullions and extended sills and
lintels. Blocked doorway, to left of-door, has lintel dated MDCCLXXI; Cl9
3-light window with leaded casements to left. First floor has two C19 3-light
windows to left; two 2-light, flat-mullioned windows and one similar 3-light
window to right. Roof has flat-coped gables and shaped kneelers; right gable
has C19 corniced stone stack, rebuilt left gable and ridge stacks of brick.
Right return has two blocked windows in gable. C17 doorway to rear, partly.
hidden by C19 addition, has chamfered jambs.

Rebuilt single-storey addition to right not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ1054214866

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