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96 and 97, Elvet Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Elvet and Gilesgate, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.7758 / 54°46'32"N

Longitude: -1.5729 / 1°34'22"W

OS Eastings: 427568

OS Northings: 542398

OS Grid: NZ275423

Mapcode National: GBR KFG6.8T

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.T755

Entry Name: 96 and 97, Elvet Bridge

Listing Date: 6 May 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120635

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110198

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 Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE ELVET BRIDGE
NZ2742SE (South side)

15/146 Nos. 96 and 97
6.5.52.
GV II

2 houses, now shop. C17 and early C18 on site of medieval chapel of
St. Andrew, part of which may be incorporated in fabric. Painted render;
rear brick on sandstone rubble; roof of French tiles. First house at left
3 storeys, one bay: renewed shop has central door and plain fascia. Central
late C19 sash on first floor; small sash with glazing bars on second floor
at right of centre. Right gable has rendered external chimney stack renewed
in brick at upper part with rendered coping.

Second house: 2 storeys, one bay and one-storey one-bay section at right,
Shaped gable over first bay with plain shop window and first-floor late C19
sash; plain shop window in second bay. Right return and rear have sand-
stone lower courses, corbelled out over bridge cutwater now on land, support-
ing brick corbelling and rear of house with brick floor-level band.

Interior has substantial beams, transverse over left shop.


Listing NGR: NZ2756842398

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