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Dial House

A Grade II Listed Building in Houghton-le-Spring, Sunderland

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Latitude: 54.8576 / 54°51'27"N

Longitude: -1.4745 / 1°28'28"W

OS Eastings: 433831

OS Northings: 551545

OS Grid: NZ338515

Mapcode National: GBR LD48.KH

Mapcode Global: WHD5J.B52G

Plus Code: 9C6WVG5G+25

Entry Name: Dial House

Listing Date: 15 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025412

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303196

Location: Sunderland, DH4

County: Sunderland

Electoral Ward/Division: Copt Hill

Built-Up Area: Houghton-le-Spring

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Newbottle

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

4/40 (Inset)
No. 24 (Dial House)


House. Late C17/early C.18. Coursed limestone rubble; pantile roof. 2 storeys,
3 sash windows with projecting stone cills and flat stone lintels; oblong fan-
light over door in first bay. Sundial between first and second first floor
windows. Steeply pitched double-span roof ½ hipped at left rear; 2 massive end
chimney stacks on front range, the right one square. Interior: closed string
well staircase has 3 fat graduated barley-sugar balusters to 2 treads, support-
ing a wide flat handrail; square-topped newel posts. Roof said to have pegged
trusses and through purlins.

Listing NGR: NZ3383151545

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

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