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26, North Bailey, Durham

Description: 26, North Bailey

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 110316

OS Grid Reference: NZ2743442026
OS Grid Coordinates: 427434, 542026
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7724, -1.5751

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)

14/267 No. 26


House. Mid C18. Coursed squared sandstone with plinth; some painted ashlar
and some brick dressings. Welsh slate roof. 3 storeys, 3 bays. 6-panel door
at right in architrave; projecting stone sills to late C19 sashes, smaller
and paired on second floor. Panelled ground-floor external shutters; header-
course lintels and brick dressings to top windows. Blocked window at first
floor centre. Boot-scraper recess beside door.

Interior said to have first half of C18 stair up to first floor, late C17
above; dog-legged, the upper flights with moulded flat handrail on turned
balusters, with moulded and dentilled ogee-section string.

Source: F.F. Johnson, Historic Staircases in Durham City, Durham 1970.

Listing NGR: NZ2744042024

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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