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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: 1276869



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


District: County Durham

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Wolsingham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 31-Jan-1967

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 408286

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WOLSINGHAM FRONT STREET NZ 0737 (South side) Wolsingham 39/359 Whitfield House 31.1.67 GV II*

House. Circa 1750. Rendered with plinth, painted ashlar dressings and quoins. Welsh slate roof has stone gable coping and brick and stone chimneys. 3 storeys, 6 windows. 8-panel double door and high patterned overlight in deep panelled reveal, in architrave with hood on large brackets. Sash windows with late C18 glazing bars in plain stone surrounds; moulded coping to ashlar parapet on moulded string, with corner pilasters. Interior: some panelled rooms on ground and first floors; 3 rooms have corner chimneys. Square open-well stair has ramped moulded grip handrail with slender turned balusters, alternate ones fluted, on open string with block tread ends; square panelled newels.

Listing NGR: NZ0744737199

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National Grid Reference: NZ 07447 37199


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