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Danesmoor, Darlington

Description: Danesmoor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 September 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 110557

OS Grid Reference: NZ2740314455
OS Grid Coordinates: 427403, 514455
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5246, -1.5781

Location: Spruce Grove, Darlington DL3 8RJ

Locality: Darlington
County: Darlington
Country: England
Postcode: DL3 8RJ

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Listing Text

1. (East Side)
No 158
NZ 21 SE 15/226


Third quarter of C19. Two-storey, 3-window irregular villa of large proportions.
Local pinkish brick with a plinth coping, pierced and dentilled 1st floor band
and stepped and dentilled eaves cornice, all of red brick. Fairly low pitched
hipped slate roof with elaborate iron ridge end finials. Stone lintels and cills
to sash windows. Left bay projects; across rest of front an arcaded loggia of
4 bays in patterned cast iron with piers and rail of anthemion and palmette motifs
and medallions in frieze. Ogee swept lead hood. Four steps up to loggia; door
within has handsome naturalistic engraved glass panel.
Large conservatory on south side also has ornamental ironwork. Large sundial on
wall between two 1st floor windows. Included chiefly for ironwork.

Listing NGR: NZ2740314455

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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