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Bowes and District Working Men's Club, Bowes

Description: Bowes and District Working Men's Club

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 111187

OS Grid Reference: NY9954013506
OS Grid Coordinates: 399540, 513506
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5169, -2.0086

Location: The Street, Bowes, Durham DL12 9LG

Locality: Bowes
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 9LG

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Listing Text

NY 9913
(South side)
Bowes and District
Working Men's Club
House, now Working Men's Club. Early-mid C18. Tooled ashlar sandstone. Stone-
flagged roof and stone chimmey stacks. Left link extension rubble sandstone
with stone-flagged roof.

2 storeys, 2 bays with plinth, sill and lintel bands and raised quoins. Paired
12-pane sashes, with projecting flat-faced jambs and central mullions, have
small lunette windows above with semicircular bands and raised keystones.
Ground-floor lunette windows have radial glazing bars; first-floor lunette
windows are blocked. Low-pitched roof with coped gables and shaped kneelers.
End stacks with top ledges and water tables.

Short first-floor link section, over alley to left, joins the Club to Nos. 1
and 2, The Street. Link, supported on transverse wood beams of heavy
scantling, has a low-pitched roof.

Entrance to Club at rear of left return.

Listing NGR: NY9954013506

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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