Description: 20, Front Street
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
NZ35SW HOUGHTON-LE-SPRING FRONT STREET (north side)
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
Source: English Heritage
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