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39 and 40, Old Elvet, Durham

Description: 39 and 40, Old Elvet

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 110383

OS Grid Reference: NZ2784142328
OS Grid Coordinates: 427841, 542328
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7751, -1.5687

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)

15/330 Nos. 39 and 40

2 houses, 1 build. Mid C18. Mottled pinkish brick in English garden wall bond
(6 and 1). Welsh slate roof, brick chimneys. 3 storeys and attic, 2 bays
each. At left of each house a replaced 6-panel door in architrave under
bracketed cornice hood. (No. 39 has low, inserted overlight). Irregular
fenestration: sash windows with glazing bars, some tripartite, under soldier-
course arches. No. 39 has early C19 first-floor oriel at right; ground-floor
window of No. 40 is an early C20 square bay. 4- and 3-brick floor bands;
stepped and dentilled eaves cornice. High-pitched swept roof with 3 inserted
flat-headed dormers and 2 stacks behind ridge, the right rebuilt.

Listing NGR: NZ2784142328

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Source: English Heritage

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