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Sudbury House (Former Chapel)

A Grade II Listed Building in Shildon, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.6266 / 54°37'35"N

Longitude: -1.6434 / 1°38'36"W

OS Eastings: 423119

OS Northings: 525773

OS Grid: NZ231257

Mapcode National: GBR JGZY.08

Mapcode Global: WHC58.QZM2

Entry Name: Sudbury House (Former Chapel)

Listing Date: 24 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160307

English Heritage Legacy ID: 112197

Location: Shildon, County Durham, DL4

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Shildon

Built-Up Area: Shildon

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Shildon

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 11/02/2014

NZ 22 NW

SOHO STREET (South side), CROSS STREET (East side)
Sudbury House (former chapel)

(Formerly listed as No. 2 (Durworth Ltd.) SOHO STREET (south side) and CROSS STREET (east side))


Former chapel, factory at time of listing. 1876. Squared sandstone with ashlar dressings. Welsh slate roof. Italianate style. 2-storey, 3-bay, open-pedimented front has chamfered plinth and raised-and-chamfered quoins. Pair of 3-panel doors and blocked 2-pane overlight in projecting pedimented porch with Tuscan antae. Flanking, boarded, round-arched windows in archivolts with keystones, impost bands and projecting sills on consoles. Group of 3 small round-arched windows above porch. Tympanum has semicircular cemented panel in archivolt with keystone. 4-bay left return has boarded, round-arched windows with identical details. Stone eaves cornice. Interior: Former gallery, with pierced panels, on cast-iron columns. Later inserted ceiling at gallery level.

Listing NGR: NZ2311925773

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

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