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Lightfoot House, St.chad's College, Durham

Description: Lightfoot House, St.chad's College

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 110310

OS Grid Reference: NZ2744842088
OS Grid Coordinates: 427448, 542088
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7730, -1.5748

Location: N Bailey, Durham DH1 3EW

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

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Listing Text

NZ 2742 SW (East side)

14/261 No. 20 (Lightfoot House,
6/5/52 St. Chad's College)


House, now college. Late C17. Brick of varying bonds, with painted ashlar
dressings and plinth; roof not visible. 3 storeys, 2 windows. 6-panel door
at left in architrave with pulvinated frieze and cornice. Flat brick arches
and projecting stone sills to sashes with glazing bars. 16-pane on ground and
first floor. Header-course lintels to 3 blocked second-floor windows. Moulded
brick floor-level strings; dog tooth eaves cornice. Boot-scraper and coal chute.

Interior: stair has wide grip handrail on 2 turned balusters per tread;
handrail and panelled dado are ramped; patterned tread ends.

Listing NGR: NZ2744942088

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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