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29, Market Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishop Auckland, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.6662 / 54°39'58"N

Longitude: -1.6732 / 1°40'23"W

OS Eastings: 421176

OS Northings: 530171

OS Grid: NZ211301

Mapcode National: GBR JGRH.K2

Mapcode Global: WHC52.8ZH6

Entry Name: 29, Market Place

Listing Date: 21 April 1952

Last Amended: 23 May 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196571

English Heritage Legacy ID: 385715

Location: Bishop Auckland, County Durham, DL14

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Bishop Auckland

Built-Up Area: Bishop Auckland

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Bishop Auckland

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text


BISHOP AUCKLAND

NZ2130 MARKET PLACE
634-1/8/74 (North side)
21/04/52 No.29
(Formerly Listed as:
MARKET PLACE
No.29
The Grosvenor Club)

GV II

Shown on OS map as in Silver Street.
House, later club. Early C18. Rendered rubble with painted
plinth and ashlar dressings. Slate roof with rendered
chimneys.
3 storeys, 5 windows. Central double door and blocked
overlight in plain stone surround. Painted stone surrounds to
flanking boarded wide windows and 4-pane sashes on upper
floors, the 3 on second floor smaller, all with slightly
arched top lights. Steeply pitched roof has stone gable
copings on moulded kneelers, and end chimneys. Slates possibly
from Cumbria, a mixture of purple and grey. Right return shows
2-storey pent outshut. Said to have had Venetian windows on
ground floor. The heads may survive below render.


Listing NGR: NZ2117630171

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