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Claremont and Brierdene, Staindrop

Description: Claremont and Brierdene

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 September 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 111564

OS Grid Reference: NZ1231720461
OS Grid Coordinates: 412317, 520461
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5792, -1.8109

Location: A688, Staindrop, Durham DL2 3LF

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

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Listing Text

NZ 1220
(North side)
17/199 Nos. 4 and 5
14/9/66 (Claremont and


2 houses. Early C19. Coursed squared sandstone with ashlar dressings and
quoins; Welsh slate roof with stone gable copings. 2 storeys, each house 3
bays. Elliptical-headed vehicle entrance in first bay of No. 5 at left;
central 5-panel door and margined overlight in doorcase with half-hexagonal
tapered pilasters; No. 4 has central 6-panel door and fanlight with wheat
sheaf in radiating glazing bars, in doorcase of fluted pilasters and simplified
entablature. Other ground-floor bays contain canted bay windows with convex
sides, panelled pilasters and top cornice. First floor, blank over door of
No. 5, has architraves and projecting stone sills; all windows sashes with
glazing bars. Roof has 3 banded ridge chimneys. Interior of No. 4 has richly-
carved bombe chimney piece with diagonal bracketed pilasters, flanked by
segmental-headed glazed half-cupboards with saltire glazing bars.

Listing NGR: NZ1231920462

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Source: English Heritage

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