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15, 16 and 16a, High Green, Gainford

Description: 15, 16 and 16a, High Green

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 September 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 111053

OS Grid Reference: NZ1713116796
OS Grid Coordinates: 417131, 516796
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5461, -1.7367

Location: Low Road, Gainford, Durham DL2 3DL

Locality: Gainford
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL2 3DL

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Listing Text

(North side)

9/100 Nos. 15,16 and 16A
14.9.66 (formerly listed as
Nos. 16 and 16A)

Substantial house, formerly St. Colette's Infant School, now three dwellings.
Early C18 with alterations. Roughcast and painted masonry; Welsh slate roof;
rendered brick stacks. 3 storeys. No. 15 of two bays with Nos. 16 and 16A,
of three bays, to right. Low plinth; raised and chamfered quoins to left.
No. 15 has part-glazed 4-panel-door and 2-pane overlight under possibly re-set
lintel with initials IS and date 1712; early C20 canted bay and late C20 garage
door to left. Nos. 16 and 16A have 6-panel door and 3-pane overlight in raised
and moulded surround in second bay from right; flanking 16-pane sashes, bowed
on plan, in raised and moulded surrounds. First and second floors have windows
in raised surrounds: No. 15 has 4-pane sashes, with intermediate glazing bars
removed; No. 16 and 16A have renewed 4-pane sashes. Low-pitched roof has left
gable and central ridge stacks.

Listing NGR: NZ1713116796

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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