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38, Old Elvet, Durham

Description: 38, Old Elvet

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 110382

OS Grid Reference: NZ2785642336
OS Grid Coordinates: 427856, 542336
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7752, -1.5685

Location: Old Elvet, Durham DH1 3HN

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

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Listing Text

NZ 2742 SE (North side)

15/329 No. 38

House. Mid C18, altered and extended upwards in early C19. Mottled reddish
brick in English garden wall bond (3 and 1); Welsh slate roof. 4 storeys,
2 bays. At left 6-panel door in architrave under bracketed cornice hood.
12-pane sashes under soldier arches. 4- and 3-brick floor strings. No
visible chimneys.

Interior reported to have open-string dogleg stair with moulded handrail on
2 column-and-vase balusters per tread.

Source: F.F. Johnson. Historic Staircases of Durham City Durham 1970.

Listing NGR: NZ2785642336

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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