History in Structure

1, Old Elvet

A Grade II Listed Building in Durham, County Durham

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 54.7754 / 54°46'31"N

Longitude: -1.5719 / 1°34'18"W

OS Eastings: 427636

OS Northings: 542362

OS Grid: NZ276423

Mapcode National: GBR KFG6.HY

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.T7NF

Plus Code: 9C6WQCGH+56

Entry Name: 1, Old Elvet

Listing Date: 26 August 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121400

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110350

ID on this website: 101121400

Location: The Sands, 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 Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Durham

Tagged with: Building

Find accommodation in


NZ 2742 SE (South side)

15/298 No. 1

On corner to New Elvet. House and shop, early-mid C19. Pinkish-red brick
in English garden wall bond (3 and one) with sandstone ashlar window sills
and lintels. Welsh slate roof, brick chimneys. 4 storeys, 3 windows, the
central blank on each floor. Similar blank panels on narrow canted angle bay.
Sash windows with glazing bars. Early C20 corner shop has vertical panes
with rounded top corners and patterned spandrels; panelled pilasters support
continuous fascia and frame shop windows, corner door and house door at far
left. House window between bricked up. Roof hipped at right. Ridge and left
end stacks. Similar features on right return.

Listing NGR: NZ2763642362

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.