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41 and 42, Saddler Street, Durham

Description: 41 and 42, Saddler Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 October 1962
English Heritage Building ID: 110449

OS Grid Reference: NZ2746842408
OS Grid Coordinates: 427468, 542408
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7758, -1.5745

Location: Saddler Street, Durham DH1 3NU

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

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Listing Text

NZ 2742 SW (East side)

14/394 Nos. 41 and 42

House, now shop. Early C19 house with late C19 shop. Incised stucco with
painted quoins and dressings; Welsh slate roof with brick-coped right end
gable; banded left end brick chimney. 3 storeys, 3 bays. Mannerist-style
shop has canted central entrance to double partly-glazed door under arched
fanlight. Similar doors at left and right ends flanked by panelled pilasters.
Shop windows have elliptical-headed narrow lights, 2 to each front and one each
side of entrance. Enriched entablature has drops over pilasters and doors and
paired drops from modillions of prominent cornice. Upper floors have first-
floor casements with inscriptions in painted glass, and second-floor sashes
with glazing bars in lugged architraves with projecting stone sills.

Shop interior: etched glass panels at back of windows; tall curved showcase
in centre of floor; oval gallery with iron balustrade.

Listing NGR: NZ2746842408

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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