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Loggia of Heath Family Mansion East of Great Gateway at Kepier Hospital, Durham

Description: Loggia of Heath Family Mansion East of Great Gateway at Kepier Hospital

Grade: I
Date Listed: 10 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 110431

OS Grid Reference: NZ2823343248
OS Grid Coordinates: 428233, 543248
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7833, -1.5625

Location: Orchard Dr, Durham DH1 1RS

Locality: Durham
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH1 1RS

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There is also a scheduled monument with a similar name, Kepier Hospital, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This is probably the same structure or related to it in some way.

Listing Text

NZ 24 SE (North end, off)

4/375 Loggia of Heath family
mansion east of Great
Gateway at Kepier


Loggia of former mansion. Late C16 for John Heath. Sandstone ashlar and
brick. Classical style. One storey, 4 bays. 3-arched loggia has keyed arches
on columns; entablature above. Square-headed doorway at right has raised
dripmould. Square column at left corner has low pyramidal coping. Fragments
of first-floor brickwork to 6 or 7 courses. One similar arch in left return.
First arch bricked up; part of cornice fallen; all in a decayed state at time
of survey.

A scheduled ancient monument.

Listing NGR: NZ2823343247

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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