History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

49, North Bailey

A Grade II Listed Building in Durham, County Durham

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 54.775 / 54°46'29"N

Longitude: -1.5747 / 1°34'28"W

OS Eastings: 427457

OS Northings: 542313

OS Grid: NZ274423

Mapcode National: GBR KFF7.W2

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.S7BR

Plus Code: 9C6WQCFG+X4

Entry Name: 49, North Bailey

Listing Date: 19 February 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1322850

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110331

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

Find accommodation in



NZ 2742 SW

(West side)
No. 49


2 houses. Early C19. Flemish bond brick with painted ashlar plinth and
dressings; roof not visible. 3 storeys, 4 bays with irregular fenestration.
6-panel door at left in deep panelled reveal; Tuscan doorcase with Greek
fret pattern; 4-panel door at right in plainer doorcase, both with patterned
overlights. Cambered or flat brick arches to a variety of window types;
first-floor sashes uniform with glazing bars; top floor has 16-pane sash at
left and tripartite sash with glazing bars at right, all with projecting
stone sills. Reported to have early C18 stair, dog-leg with open string and
moulded handrail on 2 turned balusters per tread.

Source: F.F. Johnson, Historic Durham Staircases Durham 1970.

Listing NGR: NZ2745742313

Selected Sources

Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.

Source title links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.