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25, Market Place, Durham

Description: 25, Market Place

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 February 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 110281

OS Grid Reference: NZ2736642542
OS Grid Coordinates: 427366, 542542
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7771, -1.5761

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)

9/229 No. 25

House, now shop. Mid C18; C17 stair. Rendered with painted ashlar dressings.
Welsh slate roof with brick chimney. 4 storeys, one bay. Tuscan pilasters
frame shop door and renewed window under entablature with dentilled cornice.
2-storey oriel above has hipped roof; third floor sash in architrave with
projecting stone sill. Chamfered quoins above ground floor; paired modillions
and paired end brackets support gutter cornice. Left end chimney.

Interior: closed-string stair in narrow square well has wide grip handrail
with moulded sides and fat vase-and-barley-sugar-twist balusters; deeply
panelled string. Second-floor front room has stucco moulded cornice and
central ceiling circle of oak leaves enclosing acanthus leaves. 8-panelled
door in panelled reveal to this room.

Listing NGR: NZ2736642542

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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