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St John's College Third Part, Durham

Description: St John's College Third Part

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 110480

OS Grid Reference: NZ2736941940
OS Grid Coordinates: 427369, 541940
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7716, -1.5761

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)

16/423 No. 4
(St. John's College)
Third part


House, now college. Early C18. Rough render with painted ashlar plinth and
dressings; Welsh slate roof; renewed brick chimney. 3 storeys, 5 windows.
Irregular fenestration. Central half-glazed door in architrave under radial
fanlight and bracketed open pediment. Recessed 4-panel door at right end
under 4-pane overlight. Sashes with glazing bars, some renewed, have projecting
stone sills except for stair windows in first bay with flat wide sills and wide
glazing bars. One external shutter to left of main door.

Interior: dog-leg closed-string stair has grip handrail on barley-sugar twist
balusters and square newels with finials and pendants. Moulded cornices
beneath landings. Panelled dado. Ground floor panelled room extended to rear
in reproduction style.

Part of Bowes family house.

Listing NGR: NZ2736341933

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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