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1 and 2, the College

A Grade II Listed Building in Durham, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7722 / 54°46'20"N

Longitude: -1.5755 / 1°34'31"W

OS Eastings: 427404

OS Northings: 542006

OS Grid: NZ274420

Mapcode National: GBR KFF8.P2

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.R9YW

Plus Code: 9C6WQCCF+VQ

Entry Name: 1 and 2, the College

Listing Date: 6 May 1952

Last Amended: 10 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120687

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110126

ID on this website: 101120687

Location: Durham, 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

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NZ 2741 NW (East side)

14/78 and 16/78 Nos. 1 and 2 (formerly
listed as garage
6.5.52 adjoining The Priory
Gateway to south and
cottage adjoining garage


First use unknown; now garage and studio with house. Medieval and later.
Sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings; roof of graduated Lakeland slates with
3 rows of stone slates at eaves; brick chimneys. 2 storeys, 6 irregular bays.
2 garage entrances at left; boarded door in chamfered surround at right. 4
blocked first-floor openings, possibly to loft, have flattened Tudor-arched
lintels. Varied window types: horizontal sliding sashes in chamfered surrounds;
renewed cross window; chamfered surround and flat stone sill to central rectangular
boarded loft opening. Roof has slightly swept eaves; chimneys at end and behind
ridge at centre.

Interior: wood studding with brick nogging in north gable; roof trusses with
arched tie beams, clasped purlins, and king posts above collars; ridge piece set
in side of king posts and braced to them.

Listing NGR: NZ2741042011

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