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20, Front Street, Houghton le Spring

Description: 20, Front Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 303194

OS Grid Reference: NZ3379251530
OS Grid Coordinates: 433792, 551530
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8574, -1.4751

Location: Edith Terrace, Houghton-le-Spring, Sunderland DH4 4EP

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

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Listing Text

4/38 (Inset)
No. 20 (formerly listed as
26.4.50 No. 20 and No. 20A)


House. Circa 1720. Coursed squared pinkish sandstone; roof of pantiles. 2 storeys,
5 windows and one bay set back at right slightly lower. Main block of 5 bays has
central door in round-headed raised surround with impost blocks and keystone;
giant pilasters support entablature and enclose first floor band; architraves
to all windows, which are sashes with Cl9 glazing bars. One-bay set-back : plank
door under stone lintel, similar sash window over; limestone rubble return gable.
Overlapping stone coping at gables, 2 end brick chimneys; hipped roof on set-back.

Listing NGR: NZ3379251530

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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