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38, 39 and 40, Claypath, Durham

Description: 38, 39 and 40, Claypath

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 April 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 110108

OS Grid Reference: NZ2763642715
OS Grid Coordinates: 427636, 542715
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7786, -1.5719

Location: Claypath, Durham DH1 1QS

Locality: Durham
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH1 1QS

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Listing Text

NZ 2742 NE (North side)

10/60 Nos. 38, 39 and 40
30.4.71 (No 38 only)

3 houses. Late C17/early C18. English garden wall bond brick (mostly 6 and
one); painted ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roofs. 3 storeys, 2 bays each
house. Renewed door at left of No. 38 in deep reveal and stone surround with
shaped top panel; No. 39 has one step up to 6-panelled door and overlight at
right in deep panelled reveal and pilasters with fluted necking supporting
cornice; No. 40 flushed door at left with overlight in similar doorcase with
patera on frieze. Canted bays of 3 storeys to No. 38 and 2 to No.40; No. 38
has boarded panels between floors. No. 39 has tripartite sashes on each floor
with header-course lintels and projecting stone sills; similar sills to renewed
windows of No. 40, some with header-course lintels. Nos. 39 and 40 have brick
floor bands. Swept eaves to roofs of first 2 houses; steeply-pitched roof to
No. 40. Foot-scraper recesses beside doors. End chimney to each house.

Listing NGR: NZ2763642715

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Source: English Heritage

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