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6 and 8, Front Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Staindrop, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5805 / 54°34'49"N

Longitude: -1.8017 / 1°48'6"W

OS Eastings: 412913

OS Northings: 520602

OS Grid: NZ129206

Mapcode National: GBR HHVG.QT

Mapcode Global: WHC5L.949C

Entry Name: 6 and 8, Front Street

Listing Date: 14 September 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1338616

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111501

Location: Staindrop, County Durham, DL2

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Staindrop

Built-Up Area: Staindrop

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Staindrop

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 1220
(South side)
17/136 Nos. 6 and 8

2 houses with former shop. Late C18. Ashlar with coursed rubble plinth,
asbestos-tiled roof with stone gable copings and stone and brick chimneys.
2 storeys, 2 wide bays. Steps up to partly-glazed doors at left of each bay;
No. 8 at left has high segmental hood over lintel, incised to represent
voussoirs, and moulded key; similar lintel over door of No. 6, C20 windows
of No. 4 and first-floor French window of No. 6. Bowed oriel shop window in
No. 6 has 3 rows of 4 panes under fascia and small cornice; bowed balcony of
French window has simple wrought-iron balustrade. Roof has left gable coping
on moulded kneelers; banded chimney at left of each house, that to No. 4 with
offsets. Rounded corner, to door lintel level, to left return which has C20
ground floor window and first-floor balconied French window under flat stone
lintels, and small 4-pane attic window. Steps to No. 8 have spiral-ended
wrought-iron handrails on square-section uprights with central twists.

Listing NGR: NZ1291320601

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