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Post Office, Durham

Description: Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 October 1962
English Heritage Building ID: 110330

OS Grid Reference: NZ2744842305
OS Grid Coordinates: 427448, 542305
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7749, -1.5748

Location: N Bailey, Durham DH1 3ET

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

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Listing Text

NZ 2742 SW (West side)

14/278 No. 48 (Post Office)

House, now Post Office. Early C18 house; late C19 shop. Incised stucco
with painted ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof with brick and rendered
chimneys. 3 storeys, 2 bays. Jacobean ornament on shop with pilasters
framing 4-panelled doors to house at left and shop at right. 6-paned shop
window has vertical glazing bars, with letter-box inserted at left, under
entablature with modillioned cornice on brackets. Late C19 sashes in wide
boxes on upper floors have projecting stone sills. Irregular eaves band.
2 end chimneys, rendered at left and new brick at right.

Listing NGR: NZ2744842305

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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