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Central Hall, Darlington

Description: Central Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 August 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 110556

OS Grid Reference: NZ2891414367
OS Grid Coordinates: 428914, 514367
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5238, -1.5548

Location: Bull Wynd, Darlington DL1 5HY

Locality: Darlington
County: Darlington
Country: England
Postcode: DL1 5HY

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Listing Text

5195 Central Hall

NZ 2814 SE 8/175 17.8.72.


Architect John Middleton. Dated above door 1846. Two tall storeys and a blank
attic, 7 bays. Pinkish brick with stone dressings. Very tall 1st floor. Windows
at either side of slightly projecting centre bay are in 2-storey round-arched recesses
with stone architraves and impost string. Ground floor windows have shouldered
stone lintels. First floor windows have radial heads and pivoted sashes with glazing
bars. Two left bays are blank. Attic storey has sunk brick panels. Bracketed
eaves cornice to slated roof of moderately low pitch with end chimneys. Centre
bay blank above narrow doorway with stone pilasters and entablature; and side lights.
John Middleton was the architect of Cheltenham Ladies' College and also of the
Church of St John, Neasham Road (qv).

Listing NGR: NZ2891414367

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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