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No.4 and Castle Wall Incorporated, Durham

Description: No.4 and Castle Wall Incorporated

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 19 October 1962
English Heritage Building ID: 110298

OS Grid Reference: NZ2748542330
OS Grid Coordinates: 427485, 542330
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7751, -1.5742

Location: 4 North Bailey, Durham DH1 3EW

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

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Listing Text

NZ 2742 SW (East side)

14/246 No. 4 and castle wall

Wall: medieval; coursed squared sandstone. House. 2 builds, C17 and later.
Painted render and painted brick with painted ashlar dressings and plinth.
Welsh slate roof with brick chimney. 3 storeys and attics, 3 windows. First
build at left has 5-panelled door in architrave under 3-paned overlight in
second bay; renewed sash windows at left and on first floor; low second floor
has 8-paned horizontal sliding sashes with broad glazing bars. Inserted
gabled bargeboarded half-dormer. Second build at right painted brick with
cambered brick arches to tripartite and single sash on ground floor.
Tripartite sash on first, all with projecting stone sills. Low second floor
has 8-pane horizontal sliding sash with broad glazing bars at right, inserted
half-dormer under bargeboarded gable at left. Second floor band; first floor
band to right bay. Right end chimney.

Rear house, now incorporated, has massive bracketed hood; interior shows
early C19 stair. Incorporates wall and tower under rear of buildings, and
graded for medieval parts.

Listing NGR: NZ2748542330

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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