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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: 1121774



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


District: County Durham

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Raby with Keverstone

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 30-Sep-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 111449

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RABY WITH KEVERSTONE RABY PARK NZ 1222 15/84 Raby Hill Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Mid C18 by J. Paine, probably from design by D. Garrett. Limewashed rubble with plinth and ashlar dressings; roofs of Welsh slate, with rear of left wing stone-flagged, right wing roofed in corrugated asbestos and rear left wing pantiled with stone eaves; brick chimneys. Gothic style. Symmetrical 2 storeys, 3 bays and one-storey, one-bay wings. Central boarded door and patterned fanlight in hollow-chamfered centred-arched surround under dripmould. Windows in similar style, that above door with label mould, have paired stone- mullioned lights of similar shape under top lozenge-shaped light. Stone- mullioned quatrefoil in wide gable peak with moulded coping and top chimney. Flanking outbuildings each have one opening with shaped stone surround. Formerly battlemented.

Source: A. Rowan, 'Gothick restoration at Raby Castle' in Architectural History, 15, 1972, p.40 and figs 10a and 10c.

Listing NGR: NZ1202722601

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Architectural History' in Architectural History, , Vol. 15, (1972), 40

National Grid Reference: NZ 12027 22601


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