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HILL HOUSE

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.

Name: HILL HOUSE

List entry Number: 1121078

Location

HILL HOUSE, COCK LANE

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

County:

District: County Durham

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Headlam

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 04-Jul-1985

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 111089

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

NZ 11 NE HEADLAM COCK LANE (North side, off)

6/5 Hill House

GV II

House with attached cottage to north. Early C18 with alterations in early C19 and late C20. Roughcast and painted sandstone rubble with dressed quoins; four rebuilt brick stacks; low-pitched, two-span hipped roof of renewed pantiles. Double-depth plan. 2 storeys, 3 x 3 bays with 2-storey, single-bay cottage attached to left return. Mainly renewed sashes. Central, canted porch with 4-panel door and pantiled roof; fire-insurance mark and mid-wall, round-arched staircase window above porch; 24-pane sash to left and two 16-pane sashes to right. Garden front: central,Tuscan doorcase with panelled reveals and soffit, 4-panel, partly-glazed door and overlight; 16-pane sashes, slightly bowed on plan, to left and right on ground and first floors; 16-pane sash above doorway. Slightly- swept roof with plain, close eaves. Two rendered, lateral stacks rise from left and right returns and have ornamental, square-plan chimneypots.

Interior: mainly renewed but retains several 6-panel doors and window shutters; cut-string, open-well staircase of three flights has two stick balusters per tread supporting a wreathed and ramped handrail.

Detached barn to west of house not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ1836417900

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National Grid Reference: NZ 18364 17900

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