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The Hermitage

A Grade II Listed Building in Croxdale and Hett, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7331 / 54°43'58"N

Longitude: -1.5821 / 1°34'55"W

OS Eastings: 427006

OS Northings: 537643

OS Grid: NZ270376

Mapcode National: GBR KFDQ.83

Mapcode Global: WHC4X.N9TD

Plus Code: 9C6WPCM9+65

Entry Name: The Hermitage

Listing Date: 7 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323187

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109949

Location: Croxdale and Hett, County Durham, DH6

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Croxdale and Hett

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Croxdale

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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NZ 2737
(South side)
Sunderland Bridge
17/68 The Hermitage
House. Mid C17 with c.1930 alterations and additions. Coursed sandstone
rubble; Welsh slate roof and C19 cream-brick chimney stacks. Entered from
rear wing. 3-storey, 3-bay garden front has tall plinth and large squared
quoins. Outline of former 2-storey, gabled porch on central bay. Circa 1930
20-pane bashes in chamfered concrete surrounds. Central ground-floor window
(formerly doorway) under segmental pediment. Three gabled half dormers with
original copings and 9-pane sashes. Steeply-pitched roof with stone-coped
gables and transverse end stacks. Small original chamfered fire-windows on
both returns. 2-storey, 2-bay c.1930 addition on right rear has identical
concrete window surrounds and similar pedimented doorway. Interior remodelled
in early C20. Roof retains 5 adzed upper crucks of heavy scantling.

Listing NGR: NZ2700637643

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