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Forecourt Wall to No 19 and to Sheraton Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Park West, Darlington

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.5084 / 54°30'30"N

Longitude: -1.5776 / 1°34'39"W

OS Eastings: 427445

OS Northings: 512645

OS Grid: NZ274126

Mapcode National: GBR KJF9.7N

Mapcode Global: WHC5W.QYY5

Entry Name: Forecourt Wall to No 19 and to Sheraton Park

Listing Date: 6 September 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121351

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110535

Location: Darlington, DL3

County: Darlington

Electoral Ward/Division: Park West

Built-Up Area: Darlington

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Blackwell All Saints and Salutation

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

BLACKWELL
1. (West side)
5195
No 19
Forecourt wall to No 19
and to Sheraton Park
NZ 21 SE 15/394

II
2.
No 19 is a small Victorian folly in Tudor style, Two-storey square tower of roughly
coursed rubble stone with red brick dressings including angle pilasters and a battlemented
parapet over a brick dentil cornice broken outward at corners to support angle
turrets, also battlemented, with a diagonal brick corbel table. Three-light casement,
transomed below, in splayed stone frames. (One tiny light, on North face), Drip
moulds. From south-east corner a long, high wall runs southwards to Bridge Road
Random nibble with red brick pilasters supporting battlemented brick parapet
Stone-coped end piers, the Northern one with urn finial. In angle between wall
and tower is a quarter-octatonal porch of rusticated stone with battlemented parapet
and Tudor arched entrance under dripmould. Land behind has been divided and a
new house (Sheraton Park) built, for whose gateway an arch has been inserted.


Listing NGR: NZ2744512645

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