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Latitude: 54.7744 / 54°46'27"N
Longitude: -1.5672 / 1°34'1"W
OS Eastings: 427938
OS Northings: 542249
OS Grid: NZ279422
Mapcode National: GBR KFH7.H9
Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.W8W7
Entry Name: 25, Old Elvet
Listing Date: 30 April 1971
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1121409
English Heritage Legacy ID: 110371
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 OLD ELVET
NZ 2742 SE (North side)
15/318 No. 25
House, mid-late C18 with alterations. Incised stucco with plinth. Welsh slate
roof with rendered brick copings and chimney. 3 storeys, 3 bays, irregular.
5-panel door in hollow-chamfered surround under swell frieze and stone cornice
hood on modern iron brackets. 2-storey canted outer bays. Stair windows at
intermediate levels to left of door. All windows sashes, some early C19 but
without glazing bars. Right end chimney. Gable copings on kneelers. 2 C20
wide dormers. Boot scraper recess by door.
Interior reported to have 2 staircases, one open-string and dog-legged with
ramped handrail on column and vase balusters; the second at rear incorporating
re-used parts of lower flight of main stair.
Included for group value.
Source: F.J. Johnson. Historic Staircases of Durham City Durham 197O.
Listing NGR: NZ2795942240
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