THE GREY TOWER

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1121395
Date first listed:
10-Mar-1988
Statutory Address:
THE GREY TOWER, NORTH ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE GREY TOWER, NORTH ROAD

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

District:
County Durham (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
NZ 26792 42990

Details

DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE NORTH ROAD NZ 24 SE (East side)

4/290 The Grey Tower

GV II

House, possibly lodge. Late C18/early C19, possibly incorporating an earlier house. Coursed squared sandstone with ashlar plinth and dressings; roof not visible. L-plan. 3 storeys, 2 bays. North elevation has entrance tower set back at right; 2-centred-arched head to partly-glazed ledged boarded door in double-chamfered surround under dripmould. Slit on each floor above, blocked on first; corbelled battlemented parapet. Flat stone lintels and flat stone sills to 2-light casements in left 2 bays under projecting battlemented parapet. One-storey, one-bay left extension has inserted bow window. South elevation has label moulds over 2-light casements and flat- coped parapet.

Listing NGR: NZ2679242990

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
110342
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 26 Jul 2001
Reference: IOE01/01515/32
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