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Gazebo Approximately 100 Metres North of No. 4, Staindrop

Description: Gazebo Approximately 100 Metres North of No. 4

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 September 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 111514

OS Grid Reference: NZ1277320656
OS Grid Coordinates: 412773, 520656
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5810, -1.8039

Location: Queens Head Wynd, Staindrop, Durham DL2 3JN

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

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Listing Text

NZ 1220
(North side)
17/149 Gazebo
14/9/66 approximately
100 metres
north of No. 4


Gazebo. Mid C18. Brick, mostly English garden wall bond, with ashlar quoins
and dressings and ashlar steps; roof not visible. Three storeys, one bay
Square plan. Architrave to door and 3-pane overlight at left of south elevation;
similar architraves to sash above with diamond-patterned glazing bars, and to
vertical oval light on top floor with patterned glazing bars in which small
square opening suggests possible use as dovecote. Sill band. Top cornice and
coped ashlar parapet. Left return has sill bands to sashes in architraves on
ground and first floors; boarded oval top-floor architrave. North elevation
has long flight of stone steps, with wide-swept lowest steps now level with
raised ground, on ashlar wall containing open cruciform light and door in
architrave; double doors filling height of first floor have patterned glazing
bars in upper two-thirds, and are in architrave under scroll-bracketed cornice.
Boarded oval opening above.

Interior: first-floor room has stone architrave to fire on east wall; fret-
moulded dado on dentils, with corniced pilasters; shell-hooded cupboard to left
of fire with shaped shelves.

The view to north now obscured by Ladyclose Wood was formerly of Raby Park.

Listing NGR: NZ1277520656

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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