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7, Front Street, Staindrop

Description: 7, Front Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 September 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 111476

OS Grid Reference: NZ1283820626
OS Grid Coordinates: 412838, 520626
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5807, -1.8029

Location: Front Street, Staindrop, Durham DL2 3LZ

Locality: Staindrop
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL2 3LZ

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Listing Text

NZ 1220
(North side)
17/111 No. 7
14/9/66 (formerly listed as No 7
(Malvern House))


House. Circa 1700. Brick of varied bonds with ashlar plinth and painted
ashlar quoins and dressings; left return coursed squared rubble; rear wing
colourwashed render; pantiled roofs with stone gable copings and ashlar
chimneys on main roof, and stone ridge and brick chimney on rear wing. 3
storeys, 4 windows; parallel rear wing projecting one bay at left, 2 storeys,
2 windows. Main block has late C19 sashes in architraves, the second on
ground floor replacing door (tooled blocked surround in plinth); chamfered
quoins except where interrupted by floor bands; gutter cornice; 4 trompe
l'oeil windows in parapet with end pilasters and flat coping continuous with
that on gables. Corniced end chimneys. Left return has 6-panel door in
pedimented architrave with pulvinated frieze; sashes with broad glazing bars
to left of door and on each upper floor, the top with 6 panes, in plain stone

Rear wing has tooled stone surround to battened boarded door; ground-floor
12-pane sash; first-floor nearly-square 16-pane sash in architrave at right.
Window above door is part of No. 5 (q.v.) at left.

Listing NGR: NZ1283620635

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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