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38, North Bailey

A Grade II Listed Building in Durham, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.774 / 54°46'26"N

Longitude: -1.5748 / 1°34'29"W

OS Eastings: 427449

OS Northings: 542205

OS Grid: NZ274422

Mapcode National: GBR KFF7.VF

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.S88H

Entry Name: 38, North Bailey

Listing Date: 6 May 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121433

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110326

Location: County Durham, DH1

County: County Durham

Electoral Ward/Division: Elvet and Gilesgate

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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Listing Text

NZ 2742 SW (West side)

14/274 No. 38


House, now University department. Circa 1700 with C18 and C20 alterations. Brick
of varying bonds with ashlar quoins and painted ashlar dressings. Welsh
slate roof; brick chimneys with ashlar copings. 3 storeys, 3 windows.
6-panel door and 3-paned overlight recessed in architrave between second and
third windows. Header-course lintels and projecting stone sills to ground
floor sashes with glazing bars; flat brick arches and bombs wrought iron
balconies to 3 first floor French windows with glazing bars; header-course
lintels to second floor sashes with glazing bars. 3 blocked windows to left
of door have header-course lintels; 5 blocked first floor windows have ashlar
lintels; 2-brick floor level bands. Steeply-pitched roof has end chimneys.
Boot-scraper recess beside door. Rear has oeuils-de-boeuf on 2 floors.

Interior: panelled dado to open well of closed-string stair; handrail with
deep panelled sides and flat top; fat barley-sugar twist balusters;
secondary balustrade in front of rear window. 2-panelled doors throughout;
thin beaded architraves on top floor.

Listing NGR: NZ2744242205

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

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