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Part of St. John's College. First Part, Durham

Description: Part of St. John's College. First Part

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 110478

OS Grid Reference: NZ2738841959
OS Grid Coordinates: 427388, 541959
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7718, -1.5758

Location: S Bailey, Durham DH1 3EF

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

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Listing Text

NZ 2741 NW (East side)

16/421 No. 4 (Part of
6/5/52 St. John's College)
First part


House, now college. C17 refronted 1862 (date in left gable). Coursed
sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings; left return gable brick with ashlar
dressings; Welsh slate roof with stone gable coping and brick chimney. Tudor
style. 3 storeys, 3 irregular bays. Near-central renewed double door;
sloping stone sills and hollow-chamfered reveals to sash window at left and
stone-mullioned paired sashes at right, with broach-stopped label moulds.
First floor paired sashes with sill string and stepped drip string. Steeply-
pitched roof, hipped at left, has slightly swept eaves. Rear elevation has
flat Tudor-arched stone surround to heavy door; C17 brickwork. Part of the
town house of the Bowes family.

Listing NGR: NZ2738841959

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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