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6 and 8, Front Street, Staindrop

Description: 6 and 8, Front Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 September 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 111501

OS Grid Reference: NZ1291320602
OS Grid Coordinates: 412913, 520602
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5805, -1.8017

Location: 1 Front Street, Staindrop DL2 3LZ

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

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Listing Text

NZ 1220
(South side)
17/136 Nos. 6 and 8

2 houses with former shop. Late C18. Ashlar with coursed rubble plinth,
asbestos-tiled roof with stone gable copings and stone and brick chimneys.
2 storeys, 2 wide bays. Steps up to partly-glazed doors at left of each bay;
No. 8 at left has high segmental hood over lintel, incised to represent
voussoirs, and moulded key; similar lintel over door of No. 6, C20 windows
of No. 4 and first-floor French window of No. 6. Bowed oriel shop window in
No. 6 has 3 rows of 4 panes under fascia and small cornice; bowed balcony of
French window has simple wrought-iron balustrade. Roof has left gable coping
on moulded kneelers; banded chimney at left of each house, that to No. 4 with
offsets. Rounded corner, to door lintel level, to left return which has C20
ground floor window and first-floor balconied French window under flat stone
lintels, and small 4-pane attic window. Steps to No. 8 have spiral-ended
wrought-iron handrails on square-section uprights with central twists.

Listing NGR: NZ1291320601

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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