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Queens Head Hotel, Town Centre

Description: Queens Head Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 109375

OS Grid Reference: NZ2743051367
OS Grid Coordinates: 427430, 551367
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8564, -1.5742

Location: Front Street, Chester-le-Street, Durham DH3 3HE

Locality: Town Centre
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH3 3HE

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Listing Text

NZ 25 SE
(West side)
4/29 No. 67
29/7/50 (Queen's Head Hotel)
(previously listed as
No 63 (The Queens Head

Hotel. Early-mid C18. Painted roughcast brick, Welsh slate roof and rebuilt
brick chimney stack.

3 storeys, 6 bays. Raised-and-chamfered quoins. Off-centre 6-panel door in
wood doorcase with Roman Ionic columns, dosserets and dentilled segmental
pediment. Margined sashes, in raised surrounds with projecting sills, under
wood dripmoulds on ground floor; small square openings on second floor.
Chamfered eaves band. Steeply-pitched hipped roof with slightly-swept eaves.
Central ridge stack.

C20 rear additions are not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ2743051367

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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