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Latitude: 54.7465 / 54°44'47"N
Longitude: -2.0051 / 2°0'18"W
OS Eastings: 399770
OS Northings: 539065
OS Grid: NY997390
Mapcode National: GBR GFFK.P8
Mapcode Global: WHB3D.5YGL
Entry Name: County Library Branch
Listing Date: 5 June 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1231493
English Heritage Legacy ID: 406638
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
34/206 County Library
Library. Circa 1890 incorporating part of early C19 Rectory outbuilding. Thin
courses of sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings; roof of plain tiles with
stone gable copings; stone-flagged roof on outbuilding. Tudor revival style.
One storey, one bay to street and in right return. Elevation to street has
central window with 3 stone-mullioned elliptical-headed lights under label
mould. Gable coping on flat kneelers. Roof extends beyond coping on right
return and has corniced ashlar rear ridge chimney. Right return has shallow
canted bay window of 3 lights in same style as on street front; small square
window at right in stone surround. Attached outbuilding contains elliptical-
headed moulded stone doorway with boarded door.
Listing NGR: NY9977039064
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