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Durham Prison Workshops

A Grade II Listed Building in Durham, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7718 / 54°46'18"N

Longitude: -1.5698 / 1°34'11"W

OS Eastings: 427770

OS Northings: 541965

OS Grid: NZ277419

Mapcode National: GBR KFG8.X6

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.VBM5

Plus Code: 9C6WQCCJ+P3

Entry Name: Durham Prison Workshops

Listing Date: 10 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323278

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110249

Location: County Durham, DH1

County: County Durham

Electoral Ward/Division: Elvet and Gilesgate

Built-Up Area: Durham

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Durham St Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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NZ 2741 NE (East side)

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Priory farm buildings; flow workshop. Medieval with C20 alterations. Sandstone
rubble with ashlar quoins and dressings; roof of concrete tiles. One storey
with attic; probably 8 bays. Inserted double door in architrave in third bay;
sashes with bars in left section; blocked opening at right of this part;
pentextension in front of right half.

Interior: Steeply-pitched roof with arched beans and 2 levels of purlins, the
upper ones clasped, with principals reduced or truncated at collar.

Listing NGR: NZ2777041965

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