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1-7, Prospect Terrace

A Grade II Listed Building in Eggleston, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.613 / 54°36'46"N

Longitude: -2.0085 / 2°0'30"W

OS Eastings: 399551

OS Northings: 524200

OS Grid: NY995242

Mapcode National: GBR GHD3.Z5

Mapcode Global: WHB45.39VZ

Entry Name: 1-7, Prospect Terrace

Listing Date: 26 November 1987

Last Amended: 15 February 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1322749

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111827

Location: Eggleston, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Eggleston

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Eggleston

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

In the entry for the following

EGGLESTON PROSPECT TERRACE
NY 92 SE (north side)

19/25
Nos 1-6 Consecutive

GV II
The whole entry shall be amended to read

NY 92 SE PROSPECT TERRACE
(north side)
19/25
Nos 1-7Consecutive
GV II
Terrace of 7 houses. Mid C19 for London Lead Company. Coursed squared coarse
sandstone with ashlar dressings and quoins; roof of graduated stone flags with
roll-moulded ridge tiles and stone gable copings. 2 storeys, 7 wide bays.
Doors mostly renewed but boarded, with diamond-shaped glazed panel to Nos 4 and
5, are at right of each bay; gabled stone hoods to Nos 2, 4 and 6, those of
Nos 2 and 4 with original wrought-iron rods forming shallow porches; all with
flat stone lintels, Similar lintels and projecting stone sills to 16-pane
sashes (except for No 1 which has C20 glazing in altered openings). Cornices
ridge chimney at left of each house, with panelled tapered square yellow pots;
similar chimney at right end probably for aesthetic reasons and without pots.
Set-back extensions not of interest. A good example of the houses with gardens
built by the Lead Company for their many workers in the mines of Eggleston and
Middleton, and in their smelt mill (now demolished) at Blackton, Eggleston.
Source: W Fordyce The History and Antiquities of the County Palatine of
Durham 1857, Vol II, p.68.

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In the entry for the following:

EGGLESTON PROSPECT TERRACE
NY92SE (north side)

19/25 Nos 1-6
consecutive
GV II
The fifth sentence of the description shall be deleted, and
replaced by the following two sentences:

" 6, C20 doors; gabled stone hoods to numbers 2, 4 and 6, those
to numbers 4 and 6 have iron rods supporting stone hoods; numbers
1 and 3 have iron, round-headed trellis porches; all with flat
stone lintels. Number 7 has entrance on side, and C20 glazed
addition."

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EGGLESTON PROSPECT TERRACE
NY92SE (North side)

19/25 Nos. 1-6
consecutive
GV II
Terrace of 6 houses. Mid C19 for London Lead-Company. Coursed squared coarse
sandstone with ashlar dressings and quoins; roof of graduated stone flags with
roll-moulded ridge tiles and stone gable copings. 2 storeys, 6 wide bays.
Doors mostly renewed but boarded, with diamond-shaped glazed panel to Nos. 4 and
5, are at right of each bay; gabled stone hoods to Nos. 2, 4 and 6, those of
Nos. 2 and 4 with original wrought-iron rods forming shallow porches; all with
flat stone lintels. Similar lintels and projecting stone sills to 16-pane
sashes (except for No. 1 which has C20 glazing in altered openings). Corniced
ridge chimney at left of each house, with panelled tapered square yellow pots;
similar chimney at right end probably for aesthetic reasons and without pots.
Set-back extensions not of interest. A good example of the houses with gardens
built by the Lead Company for their many workers in the mines of Eggleston and
Middleton, and in their smelt mill (now demolished) at Blackton, Eggleston.

Source: W. Fordyce The History and Antiquities of the County Palatine of
Durham 1857, Voi. II, p. 68.


Listing NGR: NY9955124200

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