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Half Moon Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Durham, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7755 / 54°46'31"N

Longitude: -1.5723 / 1°34'20"W

OS Eastings: 427611

OS Northings: 542375

OS Grid: NZ276423

Mapcode National: GBR KFG6.DW

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.T7HB

Plus Code: 9C6WQCGH+63

Entry Name: Half Moon Public House

Listing Date: 10 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121418

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110293

ID on this website: 101121418

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 Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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NZ2742 SE

(West side)

No. 86 (Half Moon
Public House)


House, now public house and workshop. C17 and C18 with C19 public house front.
Painted brick; rear wing sandstone rubble ground floor and brick above, with
brick extension as joiner's shop; Welsh slate roofs with brick chimneys. 3
storeys, 3 bays. Late C19 pub front has panelled Ionic pilasters, entablature
and wide panelled door at right with overlight. Yard entrance at left. First
floor has central sash window flanked by oriels with pilasters and bracketed
cornices. Second floor has 3 late C19 sashes. Banded right end chimney. Rear
wing: nearest section 2 storeys and 3 windows with stone-bracketed hood of C17
type and 5 small C20 ground-floor windows; header-course lintels to first and
second windows above, flat stone lintel to inserted third sash window. Floor
band. Second building 3 storeys, 2 bays. One boarded door and one with 4
panels; sashes with glazing bars and loading doors on upper floors.

Interior: pub has mahogany semi-circular bar with fittings; matching chimney
piece. First building at rear has staircase with flat balusters and C17 newels
with ball finials. Stair in dangerous condition at time of survey. Furthest
rear building not of interest.

Listing NGR: NZ2761142375

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