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St Cuthbert's Society, Durham

Description: St Cuthbert's Society

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 110485

OS Grid Reference: NZ2733641891
OS Grid Coordinates: 427336, 541891
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7712, -1.5766

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)

16/428 Nos. 8 and 8A
6/5/52 (St. Cuthbert's Society)


House, now split into 2; late C18. Pebble-dash render with ashlar plinth
and painted ashlar dressings; roof not visible; brick chimney. 3 storeys,
5 bays. Steps up to 6-panel doors in architraves, that in third bay with
panelled reveal and panel over door, that at left of fifth bay in boarded
reveal with 4-pane overlight. Wedge stone lintels and projecting stone sills
to sashes with glazing bars; irregular fenestration. Round-headed stair
sash window, with glazing bars, between doors at inter-floor level.

Square gas lamp on wrought-iron bracket over door of No. 8. Boot-scraper
recesses flank each door. Interior: 'Geometric' cantilevered stair with
shaped tread ends and slender square balusters supporting narrow grip handrail.

Listing NGR: NZ2733641891

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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