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United Reformed Church Hall and Offices, Durham

Description: United Reformed Church Hall and Offices

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 April 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 110106

OS Grid Reference: NZ2756742703
OS Grid Coordinates: 427567, 542703
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7785, -1.5729

Location: Providence Row, Durham DH1 1QS

Locality: Durham
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH1 1QS

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Listing Text

NZ 2742 NE (North side)

United Reformed Church
10/58 hall and offices (formerly
30.4.71 listed as Claypath Chapel)


Presbyterian church, later successively Independent and Congregational. 1751.
Dark red brick with sandstone plinth and rendered ashlar dressings: roof of
concrete tiles. 2 storeys, 2 bays and small one-storey porch at left to basement.
Wide steps up to renewed central door, flanked by round-headed sashes with glazing
bars in round brick arches and with projecting stone sills. Smaller windows above
of same type and small rectangular perforated iron ventilator in gable peak. Left
return has 3 large round-headed windows of same type. Interior shows ground floor
offices and vestry with some fielded panelling; beaded panelling in entrance hall;
front stair has turned newel with urn-shaped finial, grip handrail, fat square
balusters on first flight; rear spiral stair by St. Pancras Ironwork Co., London,
in Gothic-style cast iron. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: NZ2756742703

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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