Society Of Friends (Quakers) Meeting House

1 Sep 2000
Society Of Friends (Quakers) Meeting House, Demesne Lane, Cotherstone, Teesdale, Durham
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

COTHERSTONE DEMESNE LANE NZ 0119 (South side,off) 30/43 Society of Friends (Quakers) Meeting House II Quaker Meeting House. 1796, porch added c.1837. Squared rubble and ashlar dressings. Stone-flagged roof and stone chimney stack. Single storey, 4 bays with low plinth and flush quoins. Projecting, flat-roofed porch, in second bay, with 3-panel double doors and radial fanlight in round-arched surround. Flanking replaced casements in similar surrounds. Roof with coped gables and shaped kneelers. Left end stack with top band and water table. Later lean-to addition to right return.

Plain interior. Stepped benches, with panelled front and central double gates, across right end of meeting room. Vertically-sliding panelled partition separates meeting room from left end room.

Listing NGR: NZ0160819454


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1212 IOE Records taken by Derek Le Mare; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Derek Le Mare. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Le Mare, Derek

Rights Holder: Le Mare, Derek


Ashlar, Rubble, Stone, Georgian Friends Meeting House, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Nonconformist Meeting House, Place Of Worship