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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: 1139015



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


District: Darlington

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Piercebridge

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 06-Jun-1952

Date of most recent amendment: 16-Jul-1986

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 110873

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NZ 11 NE PIERCEBRIDGE A67(Gainford Road) (North side, off) 4/145 White Cross Farmhouse 6/6/52 (Formerly listed as White Cross Farmhouse with two GV detached Lodges) II Farmhouse. Probably late C18 with early-mid C19 alterations and additions. Squared rubble painted white. Pantiled roof with stone-flagged eaves. Brick chimmey stacks. Wings added at right-angles to front and rear of original farmhouse to produce cross plan. 2-storey, symmetrical garden front of 3 wide bays. Plinth, ground-floor sill band, first-floor and eaves bands, flush quoins. Replaced door on short right return of projecting centre bay. 3-light windows in projecting flat-faced surrounds with chamfered stone mullions: windows with 4-pane sashes and lowered sills on ground floor; shorter windows with 2-pane sashes above. Low-pitched hipped roof also hipped over centre bay. Central ridge stack with stone top band. Similar lateral stacks on rear walls of wings. Rear: Far-projecting centre bay; single-storey outshut with pent roof on left; short range of sheds with boarded doors and pent roof on right.

Listing NGR: NZ1982016258

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National Grid Reference: NZ 19820 16258


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