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NO.4 and Castle Wall Incorporated

A Grade II* Listed Building in Durham, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7751 / 54°46'30"N

Longitude: -1.5744 / 1°34'27"W

OS Eastings: 427475

OS Northings: 542327

OS Grid: NZ274423

Mapcode National: GBR KFF7.Y1

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.S7GN

Plus Code: 9C6WQCGG+26

Entry Name: NO.4 and Castle Wall Incorporated

Listing Date: 19 October 1962

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121421

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110298

ID on this website: 101121421

Location: Durham, 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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NZ 2742 SW (East side)

14/246 No. 4 and castle wall

Wall: medieval; coursed squared sandstone. House. 2 builds, C17 and later.
Painted render and painted brick with painted ashlar dressings and plinth.
Welsh slate roof with brick chimney. 3 storeys and attics, 3 windows. First
build at left has 5-panelled door in architrave under 3-paned overlight in
second bay; renewed sash windows at left and on first floor; low second floor
has 8-paned horizontal sliding sashes with broad glazing bars. Inserted
gabled bargeboarded half-dormer. Second build at right painted brick with
cambered brick arches to tripartite and single sash on ground floor.
Tripartite sash on first, all with projecting stone sills. Low second floor
has 8-pane horizontal sliding sash with broad glazing bars at right, inserted
half-dormer under bargeboarded gable at left. Second floor band; first floor
band to right bay. Right end chimney.

Rear house, now incorporated, has massive bracketed hood; interior shows
early C19 stair. Incorporates wall and tower under rear of buildings, and
graded for medieval parts.

Listing NGR: NZ2747542327

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