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Latitude: 54.7463 / 54°44'46"N
Longitude: -2.0036 / 2°0'12"W
OS Eastings: 399865
OS Northings: 539042
OS Grid: NY998390
Mapcode National: GBR GFGK.0C
Mapcode Global: WHB3D.6Y5R
Entry Name: Co-Operative Stores
Listing Date: 16 October 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1231492
English Heritage Legacy ID: 406635
Location: Stanhope, County Durham, DL13
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Stanhope
Built-Up Area: Stanhope
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Stanhope and Rookhope
Church of England Diocese: Durham
STANHOPE FRONT STREET
16.10.85 Co-operative Stores
Co-operative stores. Dated 1908; for Wear Valley Co-operative Society.
Sandstone ashlar and snecked sandstone with ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof
with red ridge tiles and terra-cotta finials. 3 storeys, 2 wide bays.
Recessed entrance framed by narrow pilasters at centre of each bay; flanking
shop windows framed by rusticated pilasters supporting continuous cornice;
first-floor shop lights with coloured top panes also framed by pilasters which
support entablature with dentilled cornice; fan-moulded semi-circular pediments
on outer pilasters. Top floor has central oriel, on bracket with scroll
inscribed LABOUR AND WAIT, flanked by sash windows under shaped gables, with
incised panels AD and 1908; moulded gable copings rest on corniced blocks with
ball finials. Half-hipped roof has tall fleur-de-lys finials. Included for
Listing NGR: NY9986539042
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