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Hallgarth House, Durham

Description: Hallgarth House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 110263

OS Grid Reference: NZ2775841932
OS Grid Coordinates: 427758, 541932
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7715, -1.5700

Location: 76 Hallgarth Street, Durham DH1 3AY

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

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Listing Text

NZ 2741 NE (West side)

17/211 Hallgarth House

House, now offices. Mid C18 with C19 wing. Flemish garden wall brick of
varying bonds with plinth and painted ashlar dressings and quoins; Welsh
slate roof with stone gable copings and ridge, banded brick chimneys with 4
tall yellow pots. 2 storeys, 5 bays; right extension 5 bays; further extension
4 bays. First build has plinth partly covered by raising of pavement level.
Quoins to each section. First build at left: central 6-panelled door and
overlight recessed in panelled reveal of Tuscan doorcase with high entablature;
inserted 4-panel door and 4-pane overlight in fifth bay. Sash windows with
glazing bars have sill and lintel bands and moulded stone sills, some renewed.
Roof has moulded kneelers. One bay set back slightly at right has slightly
lower hipped roof; 4-bay part set further back has 8-panelled door in first bay
under voussoirs with keystone. Steeply-pitched roof, hipped over one-bay
section to right of main house, also has moulded kneelers. Rear elevation has
wooden porch with Tuscan columns and half-glazed door with side lights under
panelled frieze.

Listing NGR: NZ2775841932

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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