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No 12 Including Wall Running from Corner of House, Darlington

Description: No 12 Including Wall Running from Corner of House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 April 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 110660

OS Grid Reference: NZ2891814318
OS Grid Coordinates: 428918, 514318
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5233, -1.5547

Location: Houndgate, Darlington DL1 5RF

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

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Listing Text

1. (South Side)
No 12
(Formerly listed as
Houndgate Chambers)
including wall running
from corner of house.
NZ 2814 SE 8/104 28.4.52.


Early C19 villa of wide proportions. Two storeys and basement, 5 windows. Fairly
low pitched slated roof hipped at left and with end chimney. Gauged flat brick
arches to sash windows, mostly with glazing bars, in flush wood architraves. Replaced
1st floor centre window is round headed. Projecting stuccoed entrance section
has cornice and blocking course and a segmental arch to doorway with side lights
and blocked fanlight, up 2 steps.
Rear elevation has 2 canted bays with hipped roofs and 3 replaced sashes each.
Cill bands to both floors. Window arches stuccoed. Central replaced pedimented
doorcase. Late C19 back extension.
Wall, of brick near house but farther south of red sandstone with flat coping,
possibly C18.

Listing NGR: NZ2891814318

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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