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Durham House, Gainford

Description: Durham House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 September 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 111065

OS Grid Reference: NZ1688216888
OS Grid Coordinates: 416882, 516888
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5470, -1.7405

Location: 14 Low Road, Gainford, Durham DL2 3DN

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

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Listing Text

(North side)

9/112 No.14 (Durham House)

House. Late Cl8. Roughcast and painted masonry; graduated green slate roof;
ashlar stacks. 2-storey, 3-bay front has low plinth and raised and chamfered
quoins to right. Ground floor has continuous sill band; central doorcase,
with fluted frieze and angle paterae, has C20 door in shouldered architrave;
flanking renewed 2-pane sashes in raised surrounds. First floor has renewed
2-pane sashes: central window in eared architrave; flanking windows in raised
surrounds. Moderately-pitched roof has coped gables with shaped kneelers and
two corniced gable stacks. Rear has 12-pane staircase window with intersecting-
tracery head.

Listing NGR: NZ1688216888

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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