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Morton House, south of Woodstone Village (Little Lumley)

Morton House, south of Woodstone Village - front of house 2016
Morton House, south of Woodstone Village - front of house 2016

Morton House is a large building situated within its own grounds on the first edition Ordnance Survey map (1). The building was used as the 14th Durham VA Hospital during WW1 and survives today as a private residence (2). Modern aerial photographs show there are a number of buildings that have been added to the site to the north (3).

Reference number:D48698
Historical period: Victorian (1837 to 1901)
First World War (1914 to 1918)
21st Century (2001 to 2100)
Legal status:Listed Building
  • National Heritage List for England Entry Number: 1025407

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Little Lumley

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