DUNELM COURT ENTRANCE GATEWAY TO DUNELM COURT

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1201053
Date first listed:
22-Feb-1973
Date of most recent amendment:
28-Nov-1994
Statutory Address:
1, DUNELM COURT
Statutory Address:
DUNELM COURT, 1, BIRCH ROAD
Statutory Address:
ENTRANCE GATEWAY TO DUNELM COURT, BIRCH ROAD

Map

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ENTRANCE GATEWAY TO DUNELM COURT
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Location

Statutory Address:
1, DUNELM COURT
Statutory Address:
DUNELM COURT, 1, BIRCH ROAD
Statutory Address:
ENTRANCE GATEWAY TO DUNELM COURT, BIRCH ROAD

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

District:
County Durham (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Barnard Castle
National Grid Reference:
NZ 05372 16340

Details

BARNARD CASTLE

NZ0516SW BIRCH ROAD 770-1/6/2 (North East side) 22/02/73 Entrance gateway to Dunelm Court and No.1 Dunelm Court (Formerly Listed as: NEWGATE (North side) W Bdy Wall... to Entrance gateway to Dunelm Court and No.1 Dunelm Court)

GV II

Gateway and lodge to former barracks of Durham Militia with linking wall. Barracks demolished. Dated 1864. Snecked stone gate and lodge with coped rubble plinth and ashlar dressings; lodge roof of fishscale grey and green slates with stone gable copings and stone chimney; wall snecked stone with ashlar coping. Gateway: Tudor style. 2 square turrets flank wide flat Tudor arch with arms and mottos in high relief under stepped gabled coping with central raised section. Turrets have narrow Tudor open arches below inset panels of arms and insignia, and battlemented parapets. High wall from left turret forms a quadrant extending to the street front of No.1 Dunelm Court. No.1 Dunelm Court of one storey, 3 windows; 2 sashes with glazing bars, and at right a small square light with 4 panes, are in chamfered stone surrounds. Roof has end gable copings on corbelled block kneelers, and square central ridge chimney with plinth and cornice. Right return has coped rubble plinth, 2 sashes and blind cross slit under gable. Inner face towards Dunelm Court green has boarded doors at left and to right of centre, a sash with glazing bars to right of first door, and a 3-light overlight in stone surround over second door. Quadrant wall approx 2.5m high has gabled coping.

Listing NGR: NZ0537216340

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
388630
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: 09 Jun 2003
Reference: IOE01/10807/35
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Bob Cottrell. Source Historic England Archive
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