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41, Old Elvet, Durham

Description: 41, Old Elvet

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 110384

OS Grid Reference: NZ2782642334
OS Grid Coordinates: 427826, 542334
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7752, -1.5689

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)

15/331 No. 41

House, mid-late C18. Painted brick; Welsh slate roof with rendered stacks.
3 storeys, 4 windows. In 2nd bay from right a 6-panel door in stone architrave
under wide, moulded cornice hood. Late C19 sash windows in wood architraves
with stone sills. 2 central windows on first floor replaced by late C19 canted
oriel bay with similar sashes. 3-brick floor strings. Large stacks behind
ridge. Cellar coal chute.

Interior reported to have open-string dogleg stair with ramped handrail on 2
turned balusters per tread; decorated tread ends on lower flights.

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

Listing NGR: NZ2782642334

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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