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8, Elvet Bridge, Durham

Description: 8, Elvet Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 June 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 110182

OS Grid Reference: NZ2744542474
OS Grid Coordinates: 427445, 542474
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7764, -1.5748

Location: Elvet Bridge, Durham DH1 3AA

Locality: Durham
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH1 3AA

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Listing Text

NZ2742SW (North side)

14/130 No. 8.

House, now shop. Late C17 with late C18 front. Painted English garden wall
bond (3 and one) brick with painted ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof with
renewed brick chimney. 3 storeys, one bay, Renewed house door at left; C20
shop at right. Upper floors have tripartite sashes, most glazing bars
remaining, under flat brick arches; second-floor projecting stone sill.
Right end brick chimney. Gabled 4-storey rear elevation has blocked
bulls-eye windows in stone surrounds and a Victorian canted bay window
of timber to the middle 2 floors. Interior features include a C17 4-
centred-headed stone chimney piece, an early C19 staircase and Victorian
woodwork and marble chimney pieces.

Listing NGR: NZ2744542474

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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