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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 NORTH WEST AND NORTH EAST RANGES

List entry Number: 1279133

Location

HUNWICK HALL NORTH WEST AND NORTH EAST RANGES

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: 403787

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History

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Details

CROOK AND WILLINGTON HUNWICK NZ 13 SE 32/38 Hunwick Hall north- 17/4/52 west and north-east ranges GV II*

Part of manor house, now farm outbuildings. Medieval with alterations. L-plan. Sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings; roofs of concrete tiles, pantiles, asbestos and Welsh slate.

North-west range 2 storeys, 4 sections of 2 and 5 bays. First part at left, altered c.1983, has concrete-tiled roof and renewed openings and porch. Next part contains vehicle doors and may have been original courtyard entrance; pantiled roof. Remaining parts have a variety of openings, mostly late C18 or early C19 pitching holes over inserted vehicle doors and stable windows, but with 4-centred arch near right end building.

North-east range 2 storeys, 4 bays, with projecting pent right extension. Moulded 4-centred arch at left; wide steps at right to first-floor entrance. Small blocked square opening at right under eaves and a similar opening above steps; inserted door and pitching hole. Right return gable has large blocked 2-centred-arched window with tracery removed.

Interior not inspected but NMR drawing 1981/16, negative RB 81/968, shows roof trusses with braced shortened principals, ending at collar; upper king-post and 2 levels of purlins.

Ruinous condition at time of survey except for renewed part of west range.

Brick pent projection from east range not of interest.

Listing NGR: NZ1894932416

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National Grid Reference: NZ 18949 32416

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