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218 and 219, Gilesgate, Durham

Description: 218 and 219, Gilesgate

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 April 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 110246

OS Grid Reference: NZ2780442699
OS Grid Coordinates: 427804, 542699
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7784, -1.5692

Location: Gilesgate, Durham DH1 1QN

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

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Listing Text

NZ 2742 NE (South side)

10/194 Nos. 218 and 219
30.4.71 (219 only)

2 houses. Early and late C18 with C20 alterations Painted render with plinth:
Welsh slate roof, with high-crested red ridge tiles to No. 218 at left, and brick
chimneys. 2 storeys, 4 bays, the first wide. No. 218 has ground-floor blocked
shop window and 'Ipswich' glazing bars to inserted 3-light window with wedge
stone lintel and moulded stone sill; ground-floor cornice; first floor has C20
glazing to window with slightly projecting stone sill. Steeply-pitched roof has
square right end brick chimney, with brick projecting band above base, raised in
later brick. Left return has bargeboarded gable. No. 219 has step up to central
renewed 6-panelled door and overlight with glazing bars in deep panelled reveals,
with doorcase of panelled pilasters and prominent cornice. Renewed sashes with
glazing bars have projecting stone sills; blank bay over door. Roof with swept
eaves, extending slightly over No. 218, has end chimneys. No. 218 included for
group value and because integral with No. 219.

Listing NGR: NZ2780442699

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Source: English Heritage

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