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Storey House, Houghton le Spring

Description: Storey House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 303201

OS Grid Reference: NZ3381951490
OS Grid Coordinates: 433819, 551490
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8571, -1.4747

Location: Front Street, Houghton-le-Spring, Sunderland DH4 4EP

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

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Listing Text

4/45 (Inset) Newbottle

26.4.50 No. 43 (Storey House)
(formerly listed as Storey House,
under Durham Place)


House, formerly house and cottage. Mid C.18. Brick: roof of pantiles.2
storeys : 5-bay house and l-bay cottage at left. Sash windows have
projecting stone cills and flat brick heads. Central 6-panelled door under
rectangular fanlight in flat Tuscan doorcase with bracketed, corniced
canopy over. Roof: swept eaves, 2 end brick chimneys and one between
house and cottage. Interior: 3-panelled doors with architraves, some
cornices; main room ground floor has Gothic revival stone chimney piece
flanked by round-headed cupboard openings with architraves, false key-
stones and impost blocks. Staircase: narrow open well, 2 turned balusters
per tread, wide serpentine-section handrail with curtail.

Listing NGR: NZ3381951490

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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