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29, Market Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishop Auckland, County Durham

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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


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


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
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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