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20, Front Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Houghton-le-Spring, Sunderland

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Latitude: 54.8574 / 54°51'26"N

Longitude: -1.4751 / 1°28'30"W

OS Eastings: 433792

OS Northings: 551530

OS Grid: NZ337515

Mapcode National: GBR LD48.FJ

Mapcode Global: WHD5J.95SK

Entry Name: 20, Front Street

Listing Date: 26 April 1950

Last Amended: 15 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1355002

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303194

Location: Sunderland, DH4

County: Sunderland

Electoral Ward/Division: Copt Hill

Built-Up Area: Houghton-le-Spring

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Newbottle

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

4/38 (Inset)
No. 20 (formerly listed as
26.4.50 No. 20 and No. 20A)


House. Circa 1720. Coursed squared pinkish sandstone; roof of pantiles. 2 storeys,
5 windows and one bay set back at right slightly lower. Main block of 5 bays has
central door in round-headed raised surround with impost blocks and keystone;
giant pilasters support entablature and enclose first floor band; architraves
to all windows, which are sashes with Cl9 glazing bars. One-bay set-back : plank
door under stone lintel, similar sash window over; limestone rubble return gable.
Overlapping stone coping at gables, 2 end brick chimneys; hipped roof on set-back.

Listing NGR: NZ3379251530

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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