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9, South Bailey, Durham

Description: 9, South Bailey

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 110486

OS Grid Reference: NZ2733041876
OS Grid Coordinates: 427330, 541876
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7711, -1.5767

Location: S Bailey, Durham DH1 3EE

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

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Listing Text

NZ 2741 NW (East side)

16/429 No. 9

House. 2 builds. First build at left early C18; second build C20. English
garden wall bond brick (7 and one) with painted ashlar dressings; Welsh slate
roof with brick chimneys. 3 storeys, 5 bays and 2 storeys, 2 bays.

First build: 6-panel door and patterned fanlight in open-pedimented doorcase
at left. Ground floor has paired narrow sashes in each window, and sill band;
similar second-floor windows have projecting stone sills. Sashes with glazing
bars on first floor have projecting stone sills inserted in place of band;
header-course lintels. 2 end chimneys.

Second build has oriel bow at left over paired sashes with glazing bars; central
many-panelled door; right coach door under sash window; deeply overlapping
swept bracketed eaves.

Interior: reported to contain open-string dog-leg stair with ramped handrail
on Tuscan column balusters.

Source: F.F. Johnson, Historic Staircases of Durham City, Durham 1970.

Listing NGR: NZ2733041876

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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