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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: HACKWORTH MUSEUM

List entry Number: 1160335

Location

HACKWORTH MUSEUM, 1 AND 2, SOHO

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

County District District Type Parish
County DurhamUnitary AuthorityShildon

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 24-Feb-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 112201

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History

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Details

NZ 22 NW SHILDON SOHO

4/85 Nos. 1 and 2 (Hackworth Museum)

II

Pair of houses. Early C19, restored 1975. Dressed sandstone, renewed pantiled roof and grey brick chimneys. 2 storeys with dressed quoins. Each house, of 3 bays, has a central, replaced 6-panel door and 4-pane overlight in a new doorcase with fluted pilasters. Blank bays above doors and replaced 12-pane sashes with flush lintels. Stone eaves cornice. Low-pitched roof has central ridge and 2 end chimneys. Lower 6-bay rear has replaced fenestration and end bays which break forward.

No. 1 was formerly the home of railway engineer Timothy Hackworth and both houses are now a museum to the railway history of Shildon.

Listing NGR: NZ2323525837

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National Grid Reference: NZ 23235 25837

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