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21, Market Place, Durham

Description: 21, Market Place

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 110279

OS Grid Reference: NZ2735542528
OS Grid Coordinates: 427355, 542528
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7769, -1.5762

Location: 39 Silver Street, Durham DH1 3NJ

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

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Listing Text

NZ 2742 NW (West side)

9/227 No. 21


House, now shop. Mid C18. English garden wall bond brick (4 and one) with
ashlar dressings and rendered parapet. Welsh slate roof with stone gable
coping and rendered end chimneys. 4 storeys, 3 bays. Ground floor altered.
Late C19 sashes on upper floors have double-keyed architraves, with projecting
stone sills on first and third floors and second-floor sill band. Stone-coped
parapet. Gutter cornice breaks forward at right over flat square drainpipe
let into wall; ornamental rain water head at left dated 1860.

Interior: dog-leg stair, lowest flight altered, has 2 vase-and-column balusters
per tread on large square plinths; ramped grip handrail, with segmental links
between flights. 2-panelled doors on top landing.

Listing NGR: NZ2735542528

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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