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HOUGHTON 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: HOUGHTON HOUSE

List entry Number: 1121835

Location

HOUGHTON HOUSE, TOFT HILL

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

County:

District: County Durham

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Etherley

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.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 111383

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

ETHERLEY TOFT HILL NZ 12 NW (North side) 5/18 Houghton House

II

Farmhouse and hand's cottage, now one house. Mid C18. Coursed squared sandstone front, other elevations rubble, with quoins and ashlar dressings; pantiled roof, the front slope renewed in concrete tiles, with brick chimneys. 2 storeys, 4 wide bays. Plain stone surround to low partly-glazed door in second bay; thin stone lintels and shallow reveals to windows, most late C19 sashes, 2 with C20 glazing. Steeply-pitched roof has 4 ridge chimneys. Rear has full width one-storey outshut under catslide roof, and gabled dormers. Interior has lugged moulded chimney piece in one first-floor room; 2-panel doors; stone stair in first-bay cottage.

Listing NGR: NZ1544428514

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National Grid Reference: NZ 15444 28514

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