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Half Moon Public House, Durham

Description: Half Moon Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 110293

OS Grid Reference: NZ2760142379
OS Grid Coordinates: 427601, 542379
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7756, -1.5724

Location: Elvet Bridge, Durham DH1 3AQ

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

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Listing Text

NZ 2742 SE (West side)

15/241 No. 86 (Half Moon
Public House)


House, now public house and workshop. C17 and C18 with C19 public house front.
Painted brick; rear wing sandstone rubble ground floor and brick above, with
brick extension as joiner's shop; Welsh slate roofs with brick chimneys. 3
storeys, 3 bays. Late C19 pub front has panelled Ionic pilasters, entablature
and wide panelled door at right with overlight. Yard entrance at left. First
floor has central sash window flanked by oriels with pilasters and bracketed
cornices. Second floor has 3 late C19 sashes. Banded right end chimney. Rear
wing: nearest section 2 storeys and 3 windows with stone-bracketed hood of C17
type and 5 small C20 ground-floor windows; header-course lintels to first and
second windows above, flat stone lintel to inserted third sash window. Floor
band. Second building 3 storeys, 2 bays. One boarded door and one with 4
panels; sashes with glazing bars and loading doors on upper floors.

Interior: pub has mahogany semi-circular bar with fittings; matching chimney
piece. First building at rear has staircase with flat balusters and C17 newels
with ball finials. Stair in dangerous condition at time of survey. Furthest
rear building not of interest.

Listing NGR: NZ2760142379

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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