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Dryburn House (Dryburn Hospital Doctors' Residence)

A Grade II Listed Building in Durham, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7889 / 54°47'20"N

Longitude: -1.592 / 1°35'31"W

OS Eastings: 426334

OS Northings: 543859

OS Grid: NZ263438

Mapcode National: GBR KFB2.42

Mapcode Global: WHC4J.JW4L

Plus Code: 9C6WQCQ5+H6

Entry Name: Dryburn House (Dryburn Hospital Doctors' Residence)

Listing Date: 19 February 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121437

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110339

Location: County Durham, DH1

County: County Durham

Electoral Ward/Division: Neville's Cross

Built-Up Area: Durham

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Durham St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 24 SE (West side)

4/287 Dryburn House
19/2/70 (Dryburn Hospital
Doctors' Residence)


House, now hospital Doctors' Residence. Early C19 for W.L. Wharton, sheriff
of Durham. Coursed squared sandstone with ashlar plinth, quoins and dressings;
Welsh slate roof with rendered chimneys. 2 storeys, 5 bays, the central 3 in
a shallow bowed projection. Sash windows, some with glazing bars, have
projecting stone lintels and sills; first floor band; deep gutter cornice.
Low-pitched hipped roof of 3 ranges linked at right end has chimneys on rear
of front ridge and on rear ridge. Right return has Tuscan tetrastyle porte-
cochere with half-glazed door with chamfered alternate-block jambs and
voussoirs; similar surround to window above.

Listing NGR: NZ2630843873

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

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