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The Turks Head Public House, Darlington

Description: The Turks Head Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 September 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 110540

OS Grid Reference: NZ2873414640
OS Grid Coordinates: 428734, 514640
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5262, -1.5575

Location: Skinnergate, Darlington DL3 7JJ

Locality: Darlington
County: Darlington
Country: England
Postcode: DL3 7JJ

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Listing Text

1. (South side)
Nos 22 and 23
(The Turks Head
Public House)
NZ 2814 NE 7/199


Late C17 and C18, of 2 builds: earlier right part 3 storeys, 3 windows, slightly
irregular. Local pinkish brick and very high pitched roof with swept eaves, now
slated. Central T-shaped stack of old bricks, the top replaced. Elaborate gauged
brick arches to first floor windows, all. renewed sashes. Brick stepped and dentilled
eaves cornice. Central double public house front has canted bays flanking double
door of 6 fielded panels, with oblong fanlight, all under uniform fascia. Outer
windows in proud architraves,
On left a 2-storey, 2-window part of painted brick with stepped and dentilled eaves
cornice, high pitched slated roof. At right a 2-storey canted bay (matching others)
and at left a replaced sash window above a door of 6 fielded panels with oblong
fanlight. Door at left numbered 22.

Listing NGR: NZ2873414640

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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