History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

6 and 8, Front Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Staindrop, County Durham

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

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

Find accommodation in
Staindrop

Listing Text

STAINDROP FRONT STREET
NZ 1220
(South side)
17/136 Nos. 6 and 8
14/9/66
GV II

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

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.