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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: DURHAM PRISON OFFICER'S CLUB (THE TITHE BARN)

List entry Number: 1120616

Location

DURHAM PRISON OFFICER'S CLUB (THE TITHE BARN), HALLGARTH STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
County DurhamUnitary Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 19-Feb-1970

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 110250

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History

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Details

DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE HALLGARTH STREET NZ 2741 NE (East side)

17/198 Durham Prison 19/2/70 Officer's Club (The Tithe Barn)

GV II*

Barn, now part of club. Part of Durham Priory farm. Medieval. Sandstone rubble ground floor with ashlar dressings, some renewed; partly renewed timber frame above, with brick nogging. Roof of pantiles with 2 rows of stone slates at eaves. 2 storeys, 2 bays. Gable towards street has elliptical-arched vehicle entrance; close-studded upper part on bressumar. Right return on rising ground has steps up to door in second bay of close-studded upper floor. Window at left has inserted ventilator. Hipped roof with bargeboarded gablets.

Interior: painted plaster; roof has 2 top-chamfered slightly-arched tie beams with arch braces on jowled posts; scout principals tenoned into ties; carpenter's marks. Upper part of roof ceiled over.

Listing NGR: NZ2783841974

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National Grid Reference: NZ 27838 41974

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