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Latitude: 54.772 / 54°46'19"N
Longitude: -1.5754 / 1°34'31"W
OS Eastings: 427413
OS Northings: 541980
OS Grid: NZ274419
Mapcode National: GBR KFF8.Q4
Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.SB01
Entry Name: St John's College
Listing Date: 6 May 1952
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1121370
English Heritage Legacy ID: 110476
Location: County Durham, DH1
County: County Durham
Electoral Ward/Division: Elvet and Gilesgate
Built-Up Area: Durham
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Durham St Oswald
Church of England Diocese: Durham
DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE SOUTH BAILEY
NZ 2741 NW (East side)
16/419 No. 2
6/5/52 (St. John's College)
House, now college. C17 with C18 front. Painted incised stucco. Welsh slate
roof with renewed brick chimneys. 3 storeys, one bay. 6-panel door and
patterned overlight at left in wood architrave under bracketed hood. Central
16-pane sash window and small plain square window at right on ground floor;
16-pane sashes above, all in plain reveals. 2 end chimneys. Boot-scraper
recess beside door. Interior reported to have 2 staircases of c.1670; both
closed-string with square newels; the front a well stair with flat handrail,
the rear one flight only with high roll handrail.
Source: F.F. Johnson, Historic Durham Staircases, Durham 1970.
Listing NGR: NZ2741341980
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