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Description: 38-50, Crossgate
Date Listed: 10 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 110165
OS Grid Reference: NZ2697942396
OS Grid Coordinates: 426979, 542396
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7758, -1.5821
DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE CROSSGATE
NZ 2642 SE and NZ 2742 SW (North side)
13 and 14/116 Nos. 38 to 50
Terrace of houses. Circa 1840. Coursed squared sandstone with painted ashlar
plinth to some houses, painted ashlar dressings to all; No. 41 painted stone.
Welsh slate roofs with brick chimneys. L-plan; Nos. 49 and 50 are on right
return facing east. 2 storeys, 2 bays each house except for No. 49 which has
3 bays; 28 bays in all. Doors mostly 6-panelled; those of Nos. 40, 44, 46 and
48 renewed; most with 2-paned overlights; margined overlight to No. 48. Bracketed
thick stone hoods to Nos. 43 and 44. Flat stone lintels and projecting stone
sills to sashes, most with glazing bars but Nos. 40, 46 and 48 with renewed
glazing; No. 38 has tripartite sashes; Nos. 43 and 44 have architraves and
bracketed stone sills to windows. Most houses have stone gutter brackets; roof
hipped, with ridge chimneys. Nos. 49 and 50 have 5 bays in all. Doors in bays
2 and 4 have 3-over-3 panels and margined over lights in Tuscan doorcases with
prominent cornices. Sashes with glazing bars have projectings stone sills and
flat stone lintels. Some houses have boot-scraper recesses.
Listing NGR: NZ2698442398
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Source: English Heritage
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