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5-8, Horsemarket, Darlington

Description: 5-8, Horsemarket

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 August 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 110650

OS Grid Reference: NZ2887014397
OS Grid Coordinates: 428870, 514397
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5240, -1.5555

Location: Chancery Lane, Darlington DL1 5PT

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

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Listing Text

Nos 5 to 8 (consec)
(Nos 5 and 6 formerly
listed separately as
the former premises
occupied by Messrs
J Lear & Sons now
occupied by Grantham.
Nos 7 and 8 formerly
listed with Nos 9 and 10
as the former premises
occupied by W.H. Smith
now occupied by Kent
Brydon & Haugh and by
The Chocolate Box)
NZ 2814 SE 8/103 17.8.72.


Two late C17 or early C18 houses of 3 storeys, 3 windows, later sub-divided. Nos
7 and 8 has high pitched roof renewed in modern ridged tiles, the other has old
pantiles but 3 modern dormers. Stucco fronts with raised quoins, and 2nd floor
cill band, to Nos 7 and 8 which has modern windows and shop. Nos 5 and 6 has
sash windows with glazing bars (8 panes to a sash. a northern variant) in slightly
recessed box frames; and an eaves cornice. Modern shop front; both houses now
in one occupancy.

Listing NGR: NZ2887014397

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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