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68, Saddler Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Durham, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7762 / 54°46'34"N

Longitude: -1.5751 / 1°34'30"W

OS Eastings: 427427

OS Northings: 542452

OS Grid: NZ274424

Mapcode National: GBR KFF6.SM

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.S64S

Entry Name: 68, Saddler Street

Listing Date: 30 April 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161225

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110455

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 Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 2742 SW (West side)

14/400 No. 68

House, now shop and offices. Late C18 with earlier core. Incised stucco with
painted ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof. 4 storeys, one bay. Italian
Gothic shop has passage door and shop door at left with decorative panelling
and blind tracery; cusped overlights under 2-centred arches on shafts with
clasping bands and stiff-leaf capitals; nail-head decoration. Similar shaft
at right of shop window, central shaft removed. Upper floors have wide sashes
with narrow glazing bars in wide boxes: projecting stone sills. Steeply-
pitched roof. No chimneys visible.

Interior: wide dog-leg stair has close string, fat handrail on turned balusters,
plain rectangular newels; first flight has balustrade boarded over.

Listing NGR: NZ2742742452

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

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