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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1121068



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.


District: County Durham

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Bowes

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 12-Jan-1967

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 111165

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BOWES A66 NY 91 SW (South side) Old Spital Farmhouse 18/8 (Formerly listed as 12/1/67 old Spital) II Large farmhouse. Late C18 with mid C19 additions. Rendered and painted rubble; squared rubble additions (right return is weatherboarded below gable; rear wing has hung Welsh slates on gable end). Stone-flagged roofs and stone chimney stacks. Main block with wing attached to rear of right return.

2-storey main block of 5 irregular bays; left bay is C19 addition. Low plinth. Third bay has replaced 6-panel door in pedimented doorcase with Tuscan pilasters. 9-pane sashes in raised, tooled surrounds. Left bay has replaced 12-pane sashes with tooled-and-margined lintels and projecting sills. Roof with coped gables. Left end stack and 2 ridge stacks with top bands.

2-storey, 3-bay rear wing has replaced 12-pane sashes.

Farmbuildings attached to left are not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NY9105612169

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National Grid Reference: NY 91056 12169


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