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7, Front Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Staindrop, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5807 / 54°34'50"N

Longitude: -1.8029 / 1°48'10"W

OS Eastings: 412838

OS Northings: 520626

OS Grid: NZ128206

Mapcode National: GBR HHVG.GQ

Mapcode Global: WHC5L.84Q6

Entry Name: 7, Front Street

Listing Date: 14 September 1966

Last Amended: 30 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121787

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111476

Location: Staindrop, County Durham, DL2

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Staindrop

Built-Up Area: Staindrop

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Staindrop

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 1220
(North side)
17/111 No. 7
14/9/66 (formerly listed as No 7
(Malvern House))


House. Circa 1700. Brick of varied bonds with ashlar plinth and painted
ashlar quoins and dressings; left return coursed squared rubble; rear wing
colourwashed render; pantiled roofs with stone gable copings and ashlar
chimneys on main roof, and stone ridge and brick chimney on rear wing. 3
storeys, 4 windows; parallel rear wing projecting one bay at left, 2 storeys,
2 windows. Main block has late C19 sashes in architraves, the second on
ground floor replacing door (tooled blocked surround in plinth); chamfered
quoins except where interrupted by floor bands; gutter cornice; 4 trompe
l'oeil windows in parapet with end pilasters and flat coping continuous with
that on gables. Corniced end chimneys. Left return has 6-panel door in
pedimented architrave with pulvinated frieze; sashes with broad glazing bars
to left of door and on each upper floor, the top with 6 panes, in plain stone

Rear wing has tooled stone surround to battened boarded door; ground-floor
12-pane sash; first-floor nearly-square 16-pane sash in architrave at right.
Window above door is part of No. 5 (q.v.) at left.

Listing NGR: NZ1283620635

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

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