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Statutory Address:

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

Darlington (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
NZ 29006 14940


NORTHGATE 1. (West Side) 5195 Central School (east block) (Formerly Darlington Technical College) NZ 2814 NE 7/346 NZ 2914 NW 9/346


2. 1896 by G.G Hoskins in an elaborate Perpendicular style. Pinkish brick with terra-cotta dressings. Two storeys and basement, 13 bays in all. Central bay is base of projecting 4-storey tower whose 1st floor bay window rests on entrance porch. Tower, porch ends and the angles of 2-bay projections in centres of each side have octagonal. corner turrets. These subsidiary projections are gabled and have attic windows. High pitched slate roofs have ridge stacks. Sections between and beyond the 3 projections have quatrefoil patterned frieze resting on corbel table. All windows have Perpendicular tracery and segmental relieving arches. Many-moulded Tudor arched entrance has a drip mould with leafy stops. Name plaque above.

Listing NGR: NZ2900614940


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

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Date: 08 Apr 2006
Reference: IOE01/14647/29
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Alan Bradley. Source Historic England Archive
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