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Engineman's House, Shildon

Description: Engineman's House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 112181

OS Grid Reference: NZ2143325517
OS Grid Coordinates: 421433, 525517
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6243, -1.6695

Location: Shildon, Durham DL4 1PZ

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

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Listing Text


4/65 Nos. 3 and 4
(Engineman's House)


Pair of houses. Circa 1835 for the Stockton and Darlington Railway Company.
Dressed sandstone. Welsh slate roof and brick chimneys. No. 3 to left of
No. 4. Dividing line between properties runs through middle of second bay.
2-storey, 4-bay front has raised-and-chamfered quoins. Openings have raised-
and-chamfered alternating jambs, flush lintels and projecting sills. Pair of
doors in second bay (No. 3 has C19 4-panel door and overlight; No. 4 has
replaced 6-panel door). Replaced 4-pane sashes. Stockton and Darlington
Railway Company metal plaque (H.1.) at right end of No. 4. Low-pitched roof
has coped gables and end chimmeys.

Late C20 2-storey rear addition not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ2143325517

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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