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79 and 80, Saddler Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Durham, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7767 / 54°46'36"N

Longitude: -1.5754 / 1°34'31"W

OS Eastings: 427408

OS Northings: 542501

OS Grid: NZ274425

Mapcode National: GBR KFF6.QH

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.R6ZG

Plus Code: 9C6WQCGF+MR

Entry Name: 79 and 80, Saddler Street

Listing Date: 19 February 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121364

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110461

ID on this website: 101121364

Location: The Sands, County Durham, DH1

County: County Durham

Electoral Ward/Division: Elvet and Gilesgate

Parish: City of Durham

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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NZ 2742 NW and NZ 2742 SW (West side)

9 and 14/406 Nos. 79 and 80
19.2.70 (No 80)

House, now restaurant and offices. Early C17. Painted brick with Welsh
slate roof. 3 storeys, 2 windows. Ground floor altered; upper floors have
header-course lintels and projecting stone sills to late C19 sashes. Second
floor band.

Interior: dog-leg stair with straight flight to third floor has wide moulded
handrail on fat turned balusters; moulded newels have turned finials; moulded
closed dentilled string has pulvinated frieze. Second floor left room has
richly-decorated ceiling with pattern of moulded ribs, the panels containing
individual flower motifs. Reported to have early roof.
Source: P. Clack, The Book of Durham City, Buckingham 1985, pp 99, 100 and

Listing NGR: NZ2740842501

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