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40, Galgate

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnard Castle, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5457 / 54°32'44"N

Longitude: -1.9234 / 1°55'24"W

OS Eastings: 405055

OS Northings: 516716

OS Grid: NZ050167

Mapcode National: GBR HH0W.D8

Mapcode Global: WHB4L.F0BJ

Entry Name: 40, Galgate

Listing Date: 28 November 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201068

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388670

Location: Barnard Castle, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Barnard Castle

Built-Up Area: Barnard Castle

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Barnard Castle with Whorlton

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text


770-1/4/41 (North side)


House, now offices; possibly originally offices. c1870.
Irregular thin courses of rock faced stone with ashlar plinth,
quoins and dressings; roof of graduated stone slates with
stone ridge, gable copings and chimneys. Gothic Revival style.
2 storeys and attic; 3-window range. Steps up to central door
with 6 diagonally-boarded panels in Gothic surrounds, and
shouldered head; shaped overlight in pointed arch of moulded
stone doorcase with nook-shafts and corbels to shouldered head
with decorated roll-moulded coping. Flanking canted bay
windows in similar style have 4-pane sashes. Sill band to
first-floor sashes, the central narrow and the others 4-pane.
Corbelled eaves gutter below steeply pitched roof. 2 gabled
dormers have shaped 4-pane sashes and pierced bargeboards.
Gable copings rest on corbelled block kneelers. End stone
chimneys. INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: NZ0505216719

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