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51, Claypath

A Grade II Listed Building in Durham, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7787 / 54°46'43"N

Longitude: -1.5709 / 1°34'15"W

OS Eastings: 427697

OS Northings: 542723

OS Grid: NZ276427

Mapcode National: GBR KFG5.PR

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.V44Y

Entry Name: 51, Claypath

Listing Date: 30 April 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120683

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110113

Location: County Durham, DH1

County: County Durham

Electoral Ward/Division: Elvet and Gilesgate

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Durham

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Durham St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 2742 NE

(North side)

No. 51


Incorporating No. 49. 3 houses, now flats. Former No. 49 at left late C18;
No. 51 at right mid C18. Painted incised stucco, with painted ashlar
dressings and quoins to right build; Welsh slate roofs with gable coping and
brick chimneys. 2 and 3 storeys, 2 and 4 bays. At right of first house 6-
panelled door and overlight with glazing bars in panelled surround with prominent
cornice; painted projecting sills to renewed sashes with late C19 glazing.
Foot-scraper recess. Roof has swept eaves and renewed left end chimney. Second
house has 6-panelled doors and overlights in wide architraves at left and in
third bay, the latter with bracketed hood. Late C19 sashes flanking main door
and on top floor have plain reveals and projecting painted stone sills; 2 first
floor oriels have slate roofs. Curved kneelers support gable copings; 2 rear
end chimneys. Interior shows open-string stair with vase balusters and wide
grip handrail; interior of flat No. 5, rear of first floor, has chimney piece
with bracketed diagonal pilasters supporting cornice; fluted pilasters flank
high window; broad ceiling frieze has stucco floral design; 6-panelled door in

Listing NGR: NZ2769742723

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