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55, Galgate

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnard Castle, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.5459 / 54°32'45"N

Longitude: -1.9218 / 1°55'18"W

OS Eastings: 405157

OS Northings: 516738

OS Grid: NZ051167

Mapcode National: GBR HH0W.Q6

Mapcode Global: WHB4D.GZ3Y

Entry Name: 55, Galgate

Listing Date: 22 February 1973

Last Amended: 28 November 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282842

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388679

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


BARNARD CASTLE

NZ0516NW GALGATE
770-1/4/51 (South East side)
22/02/73 No.55
(Formerly Listed as:
GALGATE
(South side)
Nos.53,55,57,59,59A (Odd))

GV II

House, formerly part of larger complex. 1760 with C19
alterations. Rough render with ashlar quoins and dressings,
some painted; roof of synthetic plain tiles with stone gable
copings and rendered chimneys. 2 storeys; 2-window range.
Gabled left bay and lower right bay. 6-panel door at left of
right bay in C19 stop-chamfered corniced stone surround. At
left, C19 ashlar canted bay window has shallow segmental heads
with cornice and blocking course. Similar head to single
narrow sash above in plain stone surround with projecting
stone sill. At right, keyed round-arched surround with imposts
to tall stair sash with round-arched glazing bars. Central and
left ridge chimneys.
INTERIOR: ramped staircase handrail visible in stair window.
HISTORY: this was part of the home of William Hutchinson, the
historian of County Durham, in the late C18.
(Heritage Series, Discovery Guides: Tallantire W L: Barnard
Castle: Middleton-in-Teesdale: 1988-: 10).


Listing NGR: NZ0515716738

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