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City Hotel, Durham

Description: City Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 April 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 110292

OS Grid Reference: NZ2760542359
OS Grid Coordinates: 427605, 542359
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7754, -1.5724

Location: 85 New Elvet, Durham DH1 3AQ

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

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Listing Text

NZ 2742 SE (West side)

15/240 No. 84 (City Hotel)

House, now public house. Circa 1700. Painted brick with Welsh slate roof.
3 storeys and attic; 2 bays. Half-glazed door at left; 6-panelled door and
overlight at right in plain wood surround. First bay has ground-floor sash
and first-floor tripartite sash; second bay has 2-storey canted bay; second
floor and attic windows are tripartite sashes. Dentilled eaves band; attic
floor band. Square headed ridge dormer. No chimneys visible.

Interior: late C17 open-well stair, the lowest flight altered, has moulded
closed string, fat barley-sugar-twist balusters and wide, flat handrail with
panelled sides; square newels have moulding continuous with handrail.

Listing NGR: NZ2760542359

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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