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Latitude: 54.7785 / 54°46'42"N
Longitude: -1.569 / 1°34'8"W
OS Eastings: 427820
OS Northings: 542705
OS Grid: NZ278427
Mapcode National: GBR KFH5.3T
Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.W512
Entry Name: 216 and 217, Gilesgate
Listing Date: 30 April 1971
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1120613
English Heritage Legacy ID: 110245
Location: County Durham, DH1
County: County Durham
Electoral Ward/Division: Elvet and Gilesgate
Built-Up Area: Durham
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Durham St Nicholas
Church of England Diocese: Durham
DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE GILESGATE
NZ 2742 NE (South side)
10/193 Nos. 216 and 217
House. Mid C18 with possibly C17 structure incorporated in rear wing. Painted
stucco with painted ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof with stone gable copings
and rendered chimney. L-plan. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Renewed sashes, the central
wider, with glazing bars and projecting stone sills; those on ground floor in
architraves. Right return to Ravensworth Terrace has 6-panelled door and
fanlight with glazing bars, flanked by panelled pilasters, recessed in wide
round-headed opening. Steeply-pitched roof has chimney on right gable at rear.
Interior shows stair with wide ramped grip handrail on vase balusters; many
6-panelled doors in deep panelled reveals; some 2-panelled with H hinges.
Rear wing has closely-spaced massive first-floor joists of irregular shape;
visible parts of roof trusses are also massive, irregular and pegged.
Listing NGR: NZ2782042705
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