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Description: University Department of Philosophy
Date Listed: 19 October 1962
English Heritage Building ID: 110389
OS Grid Reference: NZ2775542363
OS Grid Coordinates: 427755, 542363
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7754, -1.5700
DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE OLD ELVET
NZ 2742 SE (North side)
15/336 Nos. 50 and 51
19/10/62 (University Department
2 houses. No. 50 mid-late C18 with alterations, No. 51 early-mid C19. Stucco
with stone plinth. Welsh slate roofs, brick chimneys. No. 50: 3 storeys
and attic, 2 wide bays, irregular; No. 51: 3 storeys, 2 bays. No. 50 has
arched passage entrance at right, to right of 6-panel door in architrave
under fanlight and open pediment. 2-storey bow to left, with parapet top.
Other windows single, and all are early C20 replacements with upper glazing
bars and stone sills. End chimneys; inserted gabled dormer.
No. 51 has 4-panel door and overlight in architrave at left. Two 12-pane
sashes in boxes with stone sills on each floor. Low-pitched roof with no
Interior reported to have late C18 open-string dogleg stair with ramped
handrail on stick balusters.
Source: F.F. Johnson. Historic Staircases in Durham City Durham 1970.
Listing NGR: NZ2775542363
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Source: English Heritage
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