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20, Front Street

A Grade II Listed Building in West Auckland, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.6321 / 54°37'55"N

Longitude: -1.7208 / 1°43'14"W

OS Eastings: 418121

OS Northings: 526369

OS Grid: NZ181263

Mapcode National: GBR JGFW.79

Mapcode Global: WHC57.JTST

Entry Name: 20, Front Street

Listing Date: 21 April 1952

Last Amended: 23 May 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196595

English Heritage Legacy ID: 385660

Location: West Auckland, County Durham, DL14

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: West Auckland

Built-Up Area: Bishop Auckland

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Auckland St Helen

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text


NZ1826 FRONT STREET, West Auckland
634-1/10/167 (North side)
21/04/52 No.20
(Formerly Listed as:
West Auckland
Nos.20 AND 21
The Fleece Hotel, and cobbles in
front of The Fleece Hotel)


Public house, now private house. Late C18, largely rebuilt mid
C19. Painted render with painted brick cornice and painted
ashlar quoins, plinth and dressings. Welsh slate roof with
brick chimneys.
3 storeys, 2 windows. Entrance at right within structure of
No.20B (qv). All glazing renewed. Painted plain surround to
half-glazed door at right. Ground-floor sill band to 2 wide
windows in painted rendered surrounds. Upper floors have tall
windows with projecting stone sills and flat stone lintels,
those on first floor with shallow segmental arches and on
second floor with recessed flat pointed arches. Rusticated
quoins. Dog-tooth brick eaves cornice. Roof has end chimneys,
the right with dog-tooth cornice. Left return rendered.
Included for group value.

Listing NGR: NZ1812926372

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

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