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23 and 24, Old Elvet

A Grade II Listed Building in Durham, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7743 / 54°46'27"N

Longitude: -1.5669 / 1°34'0"W

OS Eastings: 427959

OS Northings: 542240

OS Grid: NZ279422

Mapcode National: GBR KFH7.KB

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.X818

Entry Name: 23 and 24, Old Elvet

Listing Date: 6 May 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1310480

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110370

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

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Listing Text

NZ 2742 SE (North side)

15/317 Nos. 23 and 24

Houses. Mid C19, restored. Mottled reddish brick in English garden wall bond;
sandstone plinth (rendered on No. 24), alternating raised quoins, and dressings.
2 storeys and basement, 3 and 5 bays, No. 23 set back. Steps up to 8-panel doors,
with arcaded heads and patterned elliptical fanlights, in panelled wood reveals
and doorcases with paterae, left in No. 23 and central in No. 24. Wedge stone
lintels and stone sills to sash windows with glazing bars, some renewed. Small
louvred or barred basement openings and inserted door at left of No. 24. Stone
modillioned eaves cornice. Low-pitched hipped roofs with low off-ridge chimneys.

Listing NGR: NZ2795942240

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

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