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14, Old Elvet, Durham

Description: 14, Old Elvet

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 April 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 110353

OS Grid Reference: NZ2779642311
OS Grid Coordinates: 427796, 542311
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7750, -1.5694

Location: Old Elvet, Durham DH1 3HL

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

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Listing Text

NZ 2742 SE (South side)

15/301 No. 14

House. C17 or early C18 with early C19 features. Stone plinth. Incised
stucco. Welsh slate roof with brick chimney partly rendered. 2 storeys and
attic, 2 bays. 6-panel door with 4-pane overlight, in architrave under
bracketed cornice hood, at left. Tripartite sash windows with glazing bars
and stone sills, one at right and 2 above. Flat-headed dormer at right;
ridge stack.

Interior: reported to have C18 open-string stair with moulded handrail on
chinoiserie lattice balustrade; continuous curved tread ends.

Source: F.J. Johnson. Historic Staircases in Durham City Durham 1970.

Listing NGR: NZ2779642311

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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