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51, Claypath, Durham

Description: 51, Claypath

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 April 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 110113

OS Grid Reference: NZ2769842736
OS Grid Coordinates: 427698, 542736
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7788, -1.5709

Location: 51 Claypath, Durham DH1 1QS

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

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Listing Text

NZ 2742 NE (North side)

10/65 No. 51

Incorporating No. 49. 3 houses, now flats. Former No. 49 at left late C18;
No. 51 at right mid C18. Painted incised stucco, with painted ashlar
dressings and quoins to right build; Welsh slate roofs with gable coping and
brick chimneys. 2 and 3 storeys, 2 and 4 bays. At right of first house 6-
panelled door and overlight with glazing bars in panelled surround with prominent
cornice; painted projecting sills to renewed sashes with late C19 glazing.
Foot-scraper recess. Roof has swept eaves and renewed left end chimney. Second
house has 6-panelled doors and overlights in wide architraves at left and in
third bay, the latter with bracketed hood. Late C19 sashes flanking main door
and on top floor have plain reveals and projecting painted stone sills; 2 first
floor oriels have slate roofs. Curved kneelers support gable copings; 2 rear
end chimneys. Interior shows open-string stair with vase balusters and wide
grip handrail; interior of flat No. 5, rear of first floor, has chimney piece
with bracketed diagonal pilasters supporting cornice; fluted pilasters flank
high window; broad ceiling frieze has stucco floral design; 6-panelled door in

Listing NGR: NZ2769842736

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Source: English Heritage

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