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The Market Building

A Grade II Listed Building in Park East, Darlington

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Latitude: 54.5247 / 54°31'28"N

Longitude: -1.5551 / 1°33'18"W

OS Eastings: 428893

OS Northings: 514466

OS Grid: NZ288144

Mapcode National: GBR KJL3.3T

Mapcode Global: WHC5X.2JRP

Entry Name: The Market Building

Listing Date: 6 September 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1322944

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110733

Location: Darlington, DL1

County: Darlington

Electoral Ward/Division: Park East

Built-Up Area: Darlington

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Darlington St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

The Market Building
NZ 2814 SE 8/405


1863 by Alfred Waterhouse. Two-storey, 5-bay range each bay having a separate
roof ridge with a raised, glazed attic with louvred sides rising from low-pitched
slated roof plane. Cast iron framework with columns and brackets supporting eaves.
Glazed round arcading on 1st floor. Modern shops below. West and north fronts
(the north abutting on the Clock Tower) have full height basements, with ground
floor openings mostly blocked and entrances below. On west front a central entrance
with double flight of stairs to terrace over arched basement entrance. On north
face a quadrant flight of steps leads to door in angle with tower.

Listing NGR: NZ2889314466

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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