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Former Explosives Store at South Side of Track, Middleton in Teesdale

Description: Former Explosives Store at South Side of Track

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 111900

OS Grid Reference: NY9407029065
OS Grid Coordinates: 394070, 529065
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6566, -2.0934

Location: Middleton-in-Teesdale, Durham

Locality: Middleton in Teesdale
County: Durham
Country: England

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Listing Text

NY92NW NY94062906
14/94 Former explosives
store at south side
26.6.87 of track
Mine explosives store, possibly originally stable and lodging shop. Probably
early C19 with mid C19 adaptation. Coursed sandstone rubble with ashlar
dressings and quoins; stone-flagged roof. 2 storeys, 3 narrow bays, with rear
back entry to first-floor. Front elevation to track has central blocked door
under flat stone lintel, with stone slab behind slit opening in blocking.
Wood lintel and sill to blocked opening above. Left return has blocked door
towards front. Right return has 2 copper loops, which formerly held lightning
conductor, and narrow vent slit in gable peak. Rear first-floor door, blocked
with zinc sheet, under wood lintel and wood brackets for hood.

Present use not known.

Listing NGR: NY9407029065

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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