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No 18 (Northernmost Bay of Woolworth's), Darlington

Description: No 18 (Northernmost Bay of Woolworth's)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 September 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 110671

OS Grid Reference: NZ2894314659
OS Grid Coordinates: 428943, 514659
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5264, -1.5543

Location: Northgate, Darlington DL1 1TZ

Locality: Darlington
County: Darlington
Country: England
Postcode: DL1 1TZ

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Listing Text

1. (East Side)
No 18
(Northernmost bay of
NZ 2814 NE 7/340


Victorian classical ashlar facade of goad quality. Three storeys, 3 windows.
Resting on cornice of modern ground floor shop is a giant Corinthian Order with
engaged columns dividing bays and paired at sides. Entablature has dentilled and
modillioned cornice, and a balustraded parapet above. Moulded architraves to windows,
round-headed on 1st floor with floral keystones bearing Ronmn heads on plinths,
flat above with fantastic beast masks on keystones. Central windows are different,
having simply a roll moulding; and a wreathed medallion on 1st floor which also
has wreaths above side windows which have Ionic pilasters and impost blocks.

Listing NGR: NZ2894314659

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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