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St John's College, Part, Durham

Description: St John's College, Part

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 110475

OS Grid Reference: NZ2741841990
OS Grid Coordinates: 427418, 541990
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7721, -1.5753

Location: S Bailey, Durham DH1 3RJ

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

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Listing Text

NZ 2741 NW (East side)

14 and 16/418 No. 1
6/5/52 (St. John's College,


House, now college. Late C17. Sandstone ashlar; moulded plinth; Lakeland
slate roof with rendered chimney. 3 storeys, 7 bays. Internal step up to
central door with 6 carved panels (Greek fret pattern) in wide Tuscan doorcase
with central leaf-carved bracket; partly-glazed 8-panel door at left in stop-
chamfered surround. Main door has later inscription ST. JOHN'S COLLEGE LINTON
HOUSE. Sashes with glazing bars have projecting stone sills and flat stone
lintels; ground-floor shutters. End pilasters, floor bands and renewed wood
gutter cornice. Ridge chimneys between second and third bays and at right end.

Interior: dog-leg stair has panelled balustrade and flat, moulded handrail;
closed string.

Listing NGR: NZ2741841990

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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