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The Villa (Office of the Clerk to the Justices), Houghton le Spring

Description: The Villa (Office of the Clerk to the Justices)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 303184

OS Grid Reference: NZ3380249766
OS Grid Coordinates: 433802, 549766
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8416, -1.4752

Location: A1052, Houghton-le-Spring, Sunderland DH4 5BL

Locality: Houghton le Spring
County: Sunderland
Country: England
Postcode: DH4 5BL

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Listing Text


7/28 The Villa (office of the
Clerk to the Justices.)


House, now offices. Circa 1840. Rendered with incised lines, stone dressings,
Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys, 5 sash windows with glazing bars in plain reveals;
ground floor windows have cast-iron balconies. Central 6-panelled door in flat
Tuscan doorcase. Giant pilasters at corners, wide eaves on wooden brackets. 2
corniced brick chimneys to hipped roof. Interior : dado in halls and to stair;
architraves to most doors; internal shutters.

Listing NGR: NZ3380249766

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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