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1 and 2, the College, Durham

Description: 1 and 2, the College

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 110126

OS Grid Reference: NZ2740442006
OS Grid Coordinates: 427404, 542006
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7722, -1.5755

Location: 17 S Bailey, Durham DH1 3EQ

Locality: Durham
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH1 3EQ

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Listing Text

NZ 2741 NW (East side)

14/78 and 16/78 Nos. 1 and 2 (formerly
listed as garage
6.5.52 adjoining The Priory
Gateway to south and
cottage adjoining garage


First use unknown; now garage and studio with house. Medieval and later.
Sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings; roof of graduated Lakeland slates with
3 rows of stone slates at eaves; brick chimneys. 2 storeys, 6 irregular bays.
2 garage entrances at left; boarded door in chamfered surround at right. 4
blocked first-floor openings, possibly to loft, have flattened Tudor-arched
lintels. Varied window types: horizontal sliding sashes in chamfered surrounds;
renewed cross window; chamfered surround and flat stone sill to central rectangular
boarded loft opening. Roof has slightly swept eaves; chimneys at end and behind
ridge at centre.

Interior: wood studding with brick nogging in north gable; roof trusses with
arched tie beams, clasped purlins, and king posts above collars; ridge piece set
in side of king posts and braced to them.

Listing NGR: NZ2741042011

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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