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

Name: PRIESTS HOUSE 90 METRES EAST OF CROXDALE HALL

List entry Number: 1120739

Location

PRIESTS HOUSE 90 METRES EAST OF CROXDALE HALL

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

County District District Type Parish
County DurhamUnitary AuthorityCroxdale and Hett

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 08-Dec-1982

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 109936

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Details

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NZ 2737 CROXDALE AND HETT CROXDALE HALL

17/55 Priest's House 90 meters east of Croxdale Hall 8/12/82 (formerly listed in Sunderland Bridge CP)

CP II

the Grade shall be amended to read II* (star). ------------------------------------

CROXDALE AND HETT CROXDALE HALL NZ 2737 17/55 Priest's House 90 8/12/82 metres east of Croxdale Hall (formerly listed in Sunderland Bridge C.P.) II House. Early and mid C18 of 2 builds. Coursed sandstone rubble; ridged concrete roof tiles and brick chimney stacks. Long range, only one room deep, with staircase against inner wall of left gable end. 2 storeys. Central straight joint with original 2-bay section at left. Roughly-squared quoins at ends and to left of joint. Left section has early C19 openings: 16-pane horizontal-sliding sash to left of boarded door; two large 8-pane sashes and small 2-pane window above. External stone chimney, on centre of front wall of right section, has hand-made brick flue above eaves, narrowing towards top (flue widened at right in C19). Steeply-pitched roof hipped at right. Rebuilt left end and ridge stacks. Boarded-over windows on returns and rear including two first-floor 12-pane sashes under rubbed-brick lintels with keystones. Small, single-storey lean-to addition, at right-angles on right bay of front, has boarded door and horizontal-sliding sash. Interior: 2-flight, dogleg staircase with replaced splat balusters on upper flight. First-floor bedroom at left has C18 wood chimneypiece and blocked window on rear wall with panelled reveal. Bedroom at right, entered through doorway with panelled reveal, has similar chimneypiece with guilloche freize and corniced mantel-shelf. Several 2-panel doors in thin moulded surrounds with I-L hinges. Traditionally occupied by the Priest-in-Residence to the Roman Catholic Salvin family of Croxdale Hall. Unoccupied at time of survey.

Listing NGR: NZ2742737878

Selected Sources

  1. Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 7 Cleveland Part 13 Durham Part 41 Tyne and Wear - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England

National Grid Reference: NZ 27425 37876

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