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21, Elvet Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Durham, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7761 / 54°46'34"N

Longitude: -1.5743 / 1°34'27"W

OS Eastings: 427478

OS Northings: 542441

OS Grid: NZ274424

Mapcode National: GBR KFF6.YP

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.S6HW

Entry Name: 21, Elvet Bridge

Listing Date: 10 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1159851

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110189

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 Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ2742SW (South side)

14/137 No. 21


House, now house and shop; incorporates part of Elvet Bridge in sub-basement,
possibly medieval part of bridge; late C18/early C19 house; c,1900 shop. House:
English bond brick with painted ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof with stone
gable copings on moulded kneelers. 2 storeys, 3 wide bays. Shop has 2
recessed entrances with slender pilasters to canted windows; faceted stallrisers;
bracketed, modillioned cornice. Vehicle entrance at right has slender
pilasters and arch under elliptical brick arch. Wedge stone lintels and
projecting stone sills to first floor windows, casement at left and sash
with glazing bars at right; central oriel. Ashlar-corniced left end chimney;
massive right rendered chimney is probably external stack of house to right.
Sub-basement reported to be of ashlar and have one transverse arch.

Listing NGR: NZ2747842441

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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