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8, Elvet Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Durham, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7764 / 54°46'35"N

Longitude: -1.5748 / 1°34'29"W

OS Eastings: 427445

OS Northings: 542474

OS Grid: NZ274424

Mapcode National: GBR KFF6.VK

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.S68N

Plus Code: 9C6WQCGG+H3

Entry Name: 8, Elvet Bridge

Listing Date: 28 June 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1159847

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110182

ID on this website: 101159847

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 Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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NZ2742SW (North side)

14/130 No. 8.

House, now shop. Late C17 with late C18 front. Painted English garden wall
bond (3 and one) brick with painted ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof with
renewed brick chimney. 3 storeys, one bay, Renewed house door at left; C20
shop at right. Upper floors have tripartite sashes, most glazing bars
remaining, under flat brick arches; second-floor projecting stone sill.
Right end brick chimney. Gabled 4-storey rear elevation has blocked
bulls-eye windows in stone surrounds and a Victorian canted bay window
of timber to the middle 2 floors. Interior features include a C17 4-
centred-headed stone chimney piece, an early C19 staircase and Victorian
woodwork and marble chimney pieces.

Listing NGR: NZ2744542474

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