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Description: 68, Saddler Street
Date Listed: 30 April 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 110455
OS Grid Reference: NZ2742742452
OS Grid Coordinates: 427427, 542452
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7762, -1.5751
DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE SADDLER STREET
NZ 2742 SW (West side)
14/400 No. 68
House, now shop and offices. Late C18 with earlier core. Incised stucco with
painted ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof. 4 storeys, one bay. Italian
Gothic shop has passage door and shop door at left with decorative panelling
and blind tracery; cusped overlights under 2-centred arches on shafts with
clasping bands and stiff-leaf capitals; nail-head decoration. Similar shaft
at right of shop window, central shaft removed. Upper floors have wide sashes
with narrow glazing bars in wide boxes: projecting stone sills. Steeply-
pitched roof. No chimneys visible.
Interior: wide dog-leg stair has close string, fat handrail on turned balusters,
plain rectangular newels; first flight has balustrade boarded over.
Listing NGR: NZ2742742452
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Source: English Heritage
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