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13-23, Victoria Avenue

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishop Auckland, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.6631 / 54°39'47"N

Longitude: -1.673 / 1°40'22"W

OS Eastings: 421192

OS Northings: 529833

OS Grid: NZ211298

Mapcode National: GBR JGRJ.L5

Mapcode Global: WHC58.81LZ

Entry Name: 13-23, Victoria Avenue

Listing Date: 20 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196587

English Heritage Legacy ID: 385764

Location: Bishop Auckland, County Durham, DL14

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Bishop Auckland

Built-Up Area: Bishop Auckland

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Bishop Auckland

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text


634-1/12/126 (South side)
20/09/72 Nos.13-23 (Consecutive)


Terrace of 11 houses with walls. c1880. Thin courses of
squared sandstone with ashlar plinth, quoins and dressings.
Welsh slate roof with stone chimneys.
2 storeys, most houses 2 windows. 3 windows to Nos 19 & 23.
Quoins framing Nos 18 & 19 and at each end. Nos 13 & 14
project slightly. Segment heads to overlights of panelled
doors in stone doorcases of pilasters, most Tuscan, Nos 20 &
21 with crocket capitals, with frieze, cornice and blocking
course. Overlight spandrels panelled and keyed. Ground-floor
canted bay windows have slender pilasters and entablature to
plain sashes with shallow segmental heads. Similar first-floor
sashes, paired over bay windows, have chamfered jambs and
mullions to plain stone surrounds with roll-moulded heads and
sloping sills. Paired eaves gutter brackets. Hipped roof with
transverse ridge corniced chimneys, 3 inserted roof lights to
No.19. Door of No.23 at right blocked and window inserted,
right return has 3 windows.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: dwarf walls in front have chamfered stone
coping, railings removed.

Listing NGR: NZ2119229833

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