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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: ST JOHN'S COLLEGE SECOND PART

List entry Number: 1161328

Location

ST JOHN'S COLLEGE SECOND PART, 4, SOUTH BAILEY

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: 06-May-1952

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 110479

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History

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Details

DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE SOUTH BAILEY NZ 2741 NW (East side)

16/422 No. 4 6/5/52 (St. John's College) Second part

GV II*

House, now college. C17; c.1760 alterations. Bowes family house from C17; alterations by Earl of Strathmore. Sandstone rubble with ashlar plinth and irregular large quoins and ashlar dressings; roof not visible. 2 storeys, 3 bays. 3 ground-floor sashes, and 2 on first floor, all with glazing bars, fine on first floor, have flat stone lintels and sloping stone flag sills. Narrow blocked opening at left on first floor.

Interior: first floor salon has door and window woodwork richly carved, including overdoor with bolection frieze, carved dado rail and skirting board. Coved ceiling has early rococo plasterwork with centre and enriched border. White marble chimney piece with free-standing reeded columns.

Listing NGR: NZ2738341951

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National Grid Reference: NZ 27383 41951

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