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King's Head Rest Home (Right Part)

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnard Castle, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5427 / 54°32'33"N

Longitude: -1.924 / 1°55'26"W

OS Eastings: 405012

OS Northings: 516382

OS Grid: NZ050163

Mapcode National: GBR HH0X.7C

Mapcode Global: WHB4L.F21V

Entry Name: King's Head Rest Home (Right Part)

Listing Date: 28 November 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201357

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388737

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


770-1/6/108 (West side)
King's Head Rest Home (right part)


Hotel, now rest home. Late C19. Thin courses of squared stone
with rusticated plinth, ashlar quoins and dressings; roof of
Welsh slate with stone gable coping and stone chimneys. 3
storeys; 4-window range. 8-panel door at left with blocked
semicircular overlight. Ashlar ground floor between plinth and
impost string which links doors and windows and supports keyed
round heads to door at left and to paired windows, and
elliptical vehicle arch at right. Plain sashes throughout,
paired in inner bays, in stone surrounds with brackets to
sill-string. First-floor heads are keyed low segmental arches
with impost string; second-floor heads are straight and abut
eaves. Eaves gutter cornice on corbels between windows. Roof
has gable copings on corbelled kneelers. Tall, corniced ridge
chimneys at ends and between bays.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: NZ0501216382

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