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Number 167 and Belvedere

A Grade II Listed Building in Durham, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7783 / 54°46'42"N

Longitude: -1.5614 / 1°33'41"W

OS Eastings: 428306

OS Northings: 542691

OS Grid: NZ283426

Mapcode National: GBR KFJ5.RW

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.Z5M5

Plus Code: 9C6WQCHQ+8C

Entry Name: Number 167 and Belvedere

Listing Date: 6 May 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120648

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110231

ID on this website: 101120648

Location: Gilesgate, County Durham, DH1

County: County Durham

Electoral Ward/Division: Elvet and Gilesgate

Parish: City of Durham

Built-Up Area: Durham

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Durham St Giles

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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NZ 2842 NE (South side)

11/179 No. 167 and Belvedere

House, later 2 houses, now students' residences. Early C18. Flemish bond brick
with painted ashlar dressings; roof not visible. 3 storeys, 6 windows in groups
of 3. Step up to 4-panelled door, in stone doorcase with fluted pilasters and
pedimented entablature, in first bay; curved step up to 5-panelled door and
fanlight with glazing bars in open-pedimented Tuscan doorcase with triglyph frieze
in fourth bay. Sashes with glazing bars, most renewed, have flat stone lintels
and projecting stone sills; top floor has Venetian windows in end bays, with
brick pilasters supporting projecting stone sill which breaks forward between
lights; left top segmental light blocked, right window boarded up. Floor bands
and dentilled eaves band; stone-coped parapet. Interior shows staircase in left
end bay with wide, ramped grip handrail and balustrade boarded over; some 2-
panelled doors; cupboards with fielded-panelled doors and L hinges; all rooms
not inspected. Tuscan treatment to Venetian window.

Listing NGR: NZ2830142690

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