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1 and 2, North Green, Staindrop

Description: 1 and 2, North Green

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 September 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 111511

OS Grid Reference: NZ1279420626
OS Grid Coordinates: 412794, 520626
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5807, -1.8036

Location: Duke Street, Staindrop, Durham DL2 3JN

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

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Listing Text

NZ 1220
(North side)
17/146 Nos. 1 and 2


One house, now 2, with 2 shops. Dated 1729 over door of No. 2 at left; shops
late C19. Coursed sandstone rubble with chamfered quoins, ashlar dressings and
shop plinths; roofs pantiled with stone slates at eaves, and dark grey asbestos
tiles; stone gable coping and brick chimneys. 3 storeys, 4 and 3 bays.

No. 2 at left has step up to C20 door in second bay, in architrave under
pulvinated frieze and broken pediment, which contains oval panel inscribed
WCE over date 1729. No. 1 has central partly-glazed 4-panel door in architrave
under pulvinated frieze and cornice.

Square bay shop windows: double-fronted in 2 right bays of No. 2, with 2 rows
of 2 panes each side of steps to central C19 door, all under wide entablature;
similar treatment to 2 rows of 3 panes in bay at right of No. 1. Plain stone
surrounds and lintel bands to sash windows, all with fine glazing bars except
for late C19 sash in first ground-floor bay of No. 2. Right end quoins.
Pantile and stone slate roof to No. 2; asbestos tiles to No. 1, which has right
gable coping on moulded kneelers. Chimneys banded at left end, corniced
between houses and at right end. Right return of No. 1 has renewed door,
entrance to house, in plain stone surround.

Listing NGR: NZ1280020626

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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