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Latitude: 54.7754 / 54°46'31"N
Longitude: -1.5703 / 1°34'13"W
OS Eastings: 427736
OS Northings: 542360
OS Grid: NZ277423
Mapcode National: GBR KFG6.TY
Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.V7DF
Entry Name: 52, Old Elvet
Listing Date: 19 October 1962
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1121417
English Heritage Legacy ID: 110390
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 Oswald
Church of England Diocese: Durham
DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE
NZ 2742 SE
House of early C19 appearance but much worked over in C20. Mottled pinkish
brick in Flemish bond. Stone plinth, alternating quoins and other dressings.
Welsh slate roof with brick chimneys. 3 storeys, 4 bays. 6-panel door and
overlight in modified pilaster-and-entablature surround in 2nd bay. Sash
windows with glazing bars and stone sills (bracketed on lower floors) in
architraves on ground floor, with corniced stone lintels on first floor and
plain lintels above. External louvred shutters on upper floors. First-floor
sill band; stone modillioned eaves cornice and blocking course. End chimneys,
and a stone-corniced ridge stack.
Interior. reported to have open well closed-string stair with high grip
Source: F.F. Johnson. Historic Staircases in Durham City Durham 1970
Listing NGR: NZ2773642360
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