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Gilpin House, Houghton le Spring

Description: Gilpin House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 303179

OS Grid Reference: NZ3426849815
OS Grid Coordinates: 434268, 549815
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8420, -1.4679

Locality: Houghton le Spring
County: Sunderland
Country: England
Postcode: DH4 4DN

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Listing Text


2/23 No. 12 (Gilpin House)


House. Circa 1830. Incised render with plinth; Welsh slate roof has flat
stone gable coping. 2 storeys, 3 sash windows in plain reveals with
projecting painted stone cills. 2 stone steps and deep reveal to 6-panelled
door under oblong fanlight; tall flat Tuscan doorcase,with projecting cornice,
rests on the lower step. 2 end brick chimneys with bands and one rear brick
chimney to roof hipped at left. Painted inscription GILPIN HOUSE at extreme
right of first floor.

Listing NGR: NZ3426849815

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Source: English Heritage

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