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Head Office/Showroom of Delcor Furniture Limited

A Grade II Listed Building in Seaton Delaval, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.079 / 55°4'44"N

Longitude: -1.534 / 1°32'2"W

OS Eastings: 429850

OS Northings: 576160

OS Grid: NZ298761

Mapcode National: GBR K9QQ.P3

Mapcode Global: WHC36.DLRQ

Entry Name: Head Office/Showroom of Delcor Furniture Limited

Listing Date: 15 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1041320

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236049

Location: Seaton Valley, Northumberland, NE25

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Seaton Valley

Built-Up Area: Seaton Delaval

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Seghill Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 27 NE
(North side)
4/85 Head Office/
Showroom of Delcor
Furniture Ltd.
House, c.1830. Tooled stone front with tooled-and-margined quoins and dressings,
other walls rubble; Welsh slate roof. T-plan. South elevation 2 storeys, 5 bays,
symmetrical. Plinth, 1st floor band, eaves cornice. 2 steps up to central
renewed door under 8-pane overlight, in raised surround with Tuscan pilasters and
moulded cornice. 20-pane sash windows, those on ground floor with moulded panels
between sills and plinth. Hipped roof. Left return shows tripartite sash, and
20-pane sash above, in raised stone surrounds. Right return shows 16-pane sash
in similar surround on 1st floor. Rear wing has hip-ended roof and reduced ridge

Interior: moulded cornices, panelled shutters. Open-well stair in rear wing has
stick balusters, moulded ramped and wreathed handrail, curtail step and carved
tread ends. Similar stairhead balustrade.

Originally mine owner's house for the adjacent colliery (now removed), later the
NCB pay offices for the area.

Listing NGR: NZ2985076160

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