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Bournmoor Cricket Club House, Bournmoor

Description: Bournmoor Cricket Club House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 109352

OS Grid Reference: NZ3107951572
OS Grid Coordinates: 431079, 551572
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8580, -1.5174

Location: A183, Bournmoor, Durham DH4 6EX

Locality: Bournmoor
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH4 6EX

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Listing Text

NZ 35 SW
(South side)
5/6 Bournmoor Cricket
Club House

Former National School, now club house for Bournmoor Cricket Club. 1870.
Polychrome brick (buff with light-red banding and diaperwork); light-red plain
tiled roof and brick chimney stacks; hung Welsh slates on spirelet.

Main block facing cricket field: one storey plus attic; 6 bays. Central
buttress with offsets flanked by segmental-headed windows with replaced
casements; paired lancets in other bays. Dentilled eaves band. 6 dormers
with boarded windows and hipped roofs. Steeply-pitched roof has coped gable
parapets and crested ridge tiles. Central octagonal-plan ridge spirelet with
slighlty-swept eaves and short arcaded belfry. End stacks. Set-back, lean-to
porches, on both returns, with 2-order pointed doorways; blocked on left porch.
Single-storey, 3-bay wings behind porches, running parallel to main front;
right wing partly hidden in late C20 addition; left wing with blocked paired
lancets; steeply-pitched roofs. 4 linked gabled wings on rear of main block;
projecting end wings have large pointed windows (blocked on right wing);
lower centre wings hidden by late C20 addition.

Late C20 additions on returns and rear are not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ3107951572

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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