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Description: 79 and 80, Saddler Street
Date Listed: 19 February 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 110461
OS Grid Reference: NZ2741042498
OS Grid Coordinates: 427410, 542498
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7767, -1.5754
DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE SADDLER STREET
NZ 2742 NW and NZ 2742 SW (West side)
9 and 14/406 Nos. 79 and 80
19.2.70 (No 80)
House, now restaurant and offices. Early C17. Painted brick with Welsh
slate roof. 3 storeys, 2 windows. Ground floor altered; upper floors have
header-course lintels and projecting stone sills to late C19 sashes. Second
Interior: dog-leg stair with straight flight to third floor has wide moulded
handrail on fat turned balusters; moulded newels have turned finials; moulded
closed dentilled string has pulvinated frieze. Second floor left room has
richly-decorated ceiling with pattern of moulded ribs, the panels containing
individual flower motifs. Reported to have early roof.
Source: P. Clack, The Book of Durham City, Buckingham 1985, pp 99, 100 and
Listing NGR: NZ2741042498
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Source: English Heritage
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