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THE GROVE (DURHAM SCHOOL BURSAR'S OFFICE AND COMMON ROOM)

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: THE GROVE (DURHAM SCHOOL BURSAR'S OFFICE AND COMMON ROOM)

List entry Number: 1121393

Location

THE GROVE (DURHAM SCHOOL BURSAR'S OFFICE AND COMMON ROOM), QUARRYHEADS LANE

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

County:

District: County Durham

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish:

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.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 110435

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE QUARRYHEADS LANE NZ 24 SE and NZ 2642 SE (East side)

4 and 13/380 The Grove (Durham 6/5/52 School Bursar's office and Common Room)

GV II

House, now part of school. C17 and C18. Coursed squared sandstone with ashlar dressings; rear wing rubble below, brick above. Welsh slate roof with flat stone gable copings; fishscale pattern on rear wing; brick chimneys. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Central renewed door in C19 gabled porch has surround of chamfered keyed voussoirs and alternate-block jambs. Similar surrounds to first floor windows with projecting stone sills; all sashes, 2 with glazing bars; ground floor projecting square bays inserted. Roof has moulded kneelers and 3 ridge chimneys. Rear wing has steeply-pitched roof.

Historical note: the home of the actor Stephen Kemble in the early C19.

Listing NGR: NZ2696341993

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National Grid Reference: NZ 26963 41993

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