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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: HUNWICK HALL FARMHOUSE AND WALL ATTACHED

List entry Number: 1229021

Location

HUNWICK HALL FARMHOUSE AND WALL ATTACHED

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: 17-Apr-1952

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 403786

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History

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Details

CROOK AND WILLINGTON HUNWICK NZ 13 SE 32/37 Hunwick Hall 17/4/52 Farmhouse and wall attached GV II*

Manor-house, now farmhouse. Late medieval and C17 with alterations. This is the south-east range of 3 ranges round a courtyard. Coursed sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings; quoins at left; boulder plinth. Roof part Welsh slate, part felt-covered and part concrete tiles; brick chimneys; stone gable copings. 2 storeys,3 bays with pent left section of one storey and one window; wall attached to rear of this section is remnant of building.

Older part at left has 4-centred arch in wall; left part of house has half- octagonal projecting bay window with cusped Tudor-arched heads and iron window bars; sides defined by buttresses with offsets; drip string; low-pitched hipped roof. Inserted door to right has flat stone lintel. 2-storey part has central partly-glazed door and renewed 4- and 3-light ground-floor windows under flat stone lintels; single window over door; another renewed 3-light window at right on first floor. C17 window at left on first floor has 4 stone-mullioned lights under cornice breaking forward at ends and with raised centre panel containing eroded carving. Double-span roof has end chimneys; copings rest on curved kneelers. Interior not inspected.

Included for medieval and C17 features.

Listing NGR: NZ1895432389

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National Grid Reference: NZ 18954 32389

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