History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Nurses' Teaching Centre, Wall and Gate Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in School Aycliffe, County Durham

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 54.6068 / 54°36'24"N

Longitude: -1.6009 / 1°36'3"W

OS Eastings: 425879

OS Northings: 523590

OS Grid: NZ258235

Mapcode National: GBR KH85.6C

Mapcode Global: WHC5H.CGXP

Entry Name: Nurses' Teaching Centre, Wall and Gate Piers

Listing Date: 24 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1159723

English Heritage Legacy ID: 112131

Location: Great Aycliffe, County Durham, DL5

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Great Aycliffe

Built-Up Area: School Aycliffe

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Heighington

Church of England Diocese: Durham

Find accommodation in
Newton Aycliffe

Listing Text

(North side)
10/19 Nurses' Teaching Centre,
wall and gate-piers


House with garden wall attached to north-west and gates and gate-piers attached
to south-east. Pebble-dashed masonry; rubble sandstone wall and iron gates.
Villa dated 1835 on right rainwater head; mid C19 gates and piers. 2 storeys,
5 bays with low plinth. Central 6-panel door, with 3-pane side lights and
overlight with patterned radial glazing, in pedimented Tuscan porch. 12-pane
sashes with projecting sills; slightly-elongated windows to ground floor and
blocked window above porch. Tall parapet, with band and flat coping, conceals
low-pitched roof. Set-back addition to right has elliptical carriage arch,
parallel bands above and conceals lean-to additions to right return. Large
24-pane stair window to rear. Interior has several 6-panel doors in architraves
with angle paterae. High wall, to north-west, runs west for c.40 metres and
has flat coping. Square-plan gate-piers with low pyramidal caps; pair of gates
with alternating standards and dogbars and square principals with urn finials.

Listing NGR: NZ2587923590

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

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.