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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: BASTION BEHIND NO. 50 AND WALL ATTACHED

List entry Number: 1322897

Location

BASTION BEHIND NO. 50 AND WALL ATTACHED, SADDLER 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: I

Date first listed: 10-Mar-1988

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 110454

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Summary of Building

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History

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Details

DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE SADDLER STREET NZ 2742 SW (West side, off)

14/399 Bastion behind No. 50 and wall attached

GV I

Castle wall and bastion. Date uncertain; late medieval. Coursed squared sandstone with ashlar dressings. High wall part of North Bailey; bastion of 2 storeys with round north wall. High 4-course chamfered plinth; stone side steps behind No. 2 Owengate lead to first floor chamfered-Tudor arched door. Parapet with sloped coping.

Interior has round-headed openings on 3 north faces; chamfered-Tudor arched door to rear under corbelled brick arch in thickness of wall.

Listing NGR: NZ2743442368

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National Grid Reference: NZ 27434 42368

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