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25, Market Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Durham, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.777 / 54°46'37"N

Longitude: -1.576 / 1°34'33"W

OS Eastings: 427371

OS Northings: 542539

OS Grid: NZ273425

Mapcode National: GBR KFF6.LC

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.R6Q6

Entry Name: 25, Market Place

Listing Date: 19 February 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120627

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110281

Location: County Durham, DH1

County: County Durham

Electoral Ward/Division: Elvet and Gilesgate

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Durham

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Durham St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 2742 NW

(West side)

No. 25


House, now shop. Mid C18; C17 stair. Rendered with painted ashlar dressings.
Welsh slate roof with brick chimney. 4 storeys, one bay. Tuscan pilasters
frame shop door and renewed window under entablature with dentilled cornice.
2-storey oriel above has hipped roof; third floor sash in architrave with
projecting stone sill. Chamfered quoins above ground floor; paired modillions
and paired end brackets support gutter cornice. Left end chimney.

Interior: closed-string stair in narrow square well has wide grip handrail
with moulded sides and fat vase-and-barley-sugar-twist balusters; deeply
panelled string. Second-floor front room has stucco moulded cornice and
central ceiling circle of oak leaves enclosing acanthus leaves. 8-panelled
door in panelled reveal to this room.

Listing NGR: NZ2737142539

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

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