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Governor's House to East of Crown Court, Durham

Description: Governor's House to East of Crown Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 110362

OS Grid Reference: NZ2788842215
OS Grid Coordinates: 427888, 542215
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7741, -1.5680

Location: Old Elvet, Durham DH1 3HN

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

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Listing Text

NZ 2742 SE (West side)

15/310 Governor's house to
east of Crown Court


House, later C19 and link to Court. Sandstone ashlar with Welsh slate roof.
2 storeys and attic, 4 bays. In second bay from left a door with shaped panels
and overlight in stone classical doorcase. Ground-floor windows in square bays,
first-floor windows in architraves with bracketed sills, all original sashes.
Stone moulded and modillioned eaves cornice. Mansard roof (possibly an alteration)
with C20 dormer. At right a 2-storey blank link of 2 bays' width, with parapet
front, to Court building.

Included for group value.

Listing NGR: NZ2788842215

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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