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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.

Name: COW HOUSE OF HOME FARM BURN HALL

List entry Number: 1120665

Location

COW HOUSE OF HOME FARM BURN HALL, DARLINGTON ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
County DurhamUnitary Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 10-Mar-1988

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 110174

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Summary of Building

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History

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Details

DURHAM AND FRAMWLLGETE DARLINGTON ROAD NZ23NE (West Side)

8/123 Cow House of Home Farm Burn Hall

GV II*

Cow house and bull house. Design by Soane for George Smith, first used probably at Marlesford, Suffolk in 1783. Sandstone ashlar; graduated Lakeland slate roofs. Bull House, probably part of same design, of brick. Curved plan with end and central pavilions, one storey and lofts in the ends and one very high storey in the centre, linked by one-storey 3-bay ranges of stalls. Circular bull house behind left range. High, wide arch with impost bands in central pedimented pavilion; 3 arches in linking stall ranges; arched openings in ground floor of end pavilions and square pitching holes above with voussoirs and flat stone sills. Pyramidal roofs over end pavilions. Bull house has flat stone lintels and sills, curved in plan to door and to 2 window openings; conical roof with stone ball finial. Source: Pierre du la Ruffinire du Prey 'Oblivion for Soane's Cow Barn' Country Life January 8, 1976 p.84.

Listing NGR: NZ2625838914

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Country Life' in Country Life, (1976)

National Grid Reference: NZ 26258 38914

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