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Description: Part of Crossgate Hospital
Date Listed: 19 February 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 110164
OS Grid Reference: NZ2675442402
OS Grid Coordinates: 426754, 542402
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7758, -1.5856
DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE CROSSGATE
NZ 2642 SE (North side)
13/115 No. 37 No. 37 (part of
19.2.70 Crossgate Hospital)
Workhouse, now part of hospital. 1837 for Durham Poor Law Union. Coursed
squared sandstone with painted ashlar dressings; Lakeland slate roof with brick
chimneys. 2 storeys, 9 bays, the central 3 projecting slightly. Central 6-
panelled door and 3-paned overlight in stone Tuscan doorcase with pediment-shaped
panel, flanked by acroteria, above. Seventh bay has renewed door and overlight
in raised stone surround under cornice. Wedge stone lintels to renewed door
at left of first bay and to sashes with glazing bars and projecting stone sills.
One storey 5-bay right extension has flat stone lintels. Hipped roof has 2
banded brick chimneys with round yellow pots.
Listing NGR: NZ2675442402
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Source: English Heritage
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