BRADLEY HALL FARMHOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1232525
Date first listed:
31-Jan-1967
Statutory Address:
BRADLEY HALL FARMHOUSE, A689

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Location

Statutory Address:
BRADLEY HALL FARMHOUSE, A689

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

District:
County Durham (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Wolsingham
National Grid Reference:
NZ 10837 36180

Details

WOLSINGHAM A689 (North side) NZ 13 NW 23/321 Bradley Hall 31.1.67 farmhouse

GV II

Manor house, now farmhouse. C14 in the possession of the Eure family; 1431 licence to crenellate; possibly C15 barrel-vaulted ruin the only visible survivor of this house. Late C18 addition of present house. Sandstone rubble with quoins,one of Frosterley marble; ashlar doorcase; roof of graduated Lakeland slate with stone chimney. L-plan. 4 vaulted chambers run north-south and contain arched doorways and fire arch; C20 vehicle doors fill openings. On right return the modern house of 3 storeys, 2 windows extends from the ruined wall which contains small square blocked window at right on first-floor level. Open-pedimented Tuscan doorcase at left of addition contains 6-panel door and patterned fanlight. Tripartite sashes in first bay and 12-pane sashes in second have painted wood lintels-and sills except for a painted wedge stone lintel over second-floor right window. Frosterley marble-slab as quoin at right, one metre above ground. Relieving arches, paired between ground-floor windows, probably related to tunnel or drain known to extend from this point towards River Wear. Low-pitched hipped double-span roof. Interior: one-foot- wide beam in ground floor between rooms; boarded dado; some early C18 doors.

Listing NGR: NZ1083736180

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
407907
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 31 Aug 1999
Reference: IOE01/01219/01
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Brian Wilcockson. Source Historic England Archive
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