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44 and 45, North Bailey, Durham

Description: 44 and 45, North Bailey

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 110328

OS Grid Reference: NZ2745542257
OS Grid Coordinates: 427455, 542257
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7745, -1.5747

Location: N Bailey, Durham DH1 3EW

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

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Listing Text

NZ 2742 SW (West side)

14/276 Nos.44 and 45
6/5/52 (formerly listed
as No. 45)


2 houses, now University department. Early C19 front on C17 house. Snecked
sandstone with ashlar dressings. Roof not visible; brick chimneys. 3 storeys
and attic, 5 bays, the central wider. Central bay has entrance to No. 44 at
left: boarded door and 2-pane overlight in stone surround with tongue-stopped
chamfer; 8-panel partly-glazed door at right in C17 stone doorcase with
architrave, swan-neck open pediment on brackets,with cartouche. Sash windows,
most with glazing bars and some late C19, have flat stone lintels and sloping
projecting stone sills. Ground-floor windows inserted in blocked shops with
stone sills.

Interior: No. 44 has dog-leg-closed-string stair with flat-topped moulded-edge
handrail on widely-spaced alternating turned and square balusters.

Listing NGR: NZ2745542257

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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