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Engine Houses, Steps and Retaining Wall to Left, Shildon

Description: Engine Houses, Steps and Retaining Wall to Left

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 112179

OS Grid Reference: NZ2150125501
OS Grid Coordinates: 421501, 525501
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6242, -1.6685

Location: Shildon, Durham DL4 1PZ

Locality: Shildon
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL4 1PZ

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Listing Text

(South side)
No. 1 Engine houses,
steps and retaining
wall to left

House, flight of steps and retaining wall. Mid C19 with alterations.
House: coursed rubble, renewed pantiled roof and rebuilt brick chimney.
Wall incorporates old stone sleepers.

Narrow, 2-storey, 2-bay house. Replaced 4-pane sashes (single ground-floor
window and 2 above) with flush lintels and projecting sills. Roof has coped
gables and right end chimney. Rear has C20 wood door with 3-pane overlight;
replaced 4-pane sashes.

Short flight of stone steps, attached to left, leads to 20-metre long retaining

Included for group value.

Listing NGR: NZ2150125501

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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