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Durham Prison Workshops, Durham

Description: Durham Prison Workshops

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 110249

OS Grid Reference: NZ2777041965
OS Grid Coordinates: 427770, 541965
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7718, -1.5698

Location: Hallgarth Street, Durham DH1 3AS

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

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Listing Text

NZ 2741 NE (East side)

17/197 Durham prison Workshops


Priory farm buildings; flow workshop. Medieval with C20 alterations. Sandstone
rubble with ashlar quoins and dressings; roof of concrete tiles. One storey
with attic; probably 8 bays. Inserted double door in architrave in third bay;
sashes with bars in left section; blocked opening at right of this part;
pentextension in front of right half.

Interior: Steeply-pitched roof with arched beans and 2 levels of purlins, the
upper ones clasped, with principals reduced or truncated at collar.

Listing NGR: NZ2777041965

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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