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Latitude: 54.772 / 54°46'19"N
Longitude: -1.5772 / 1°34'37"W
OS Eastings: 427300
OS Northings: 541977
OS Grid: NZ273419
Mapcode National: GBR KFF8.B5
Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.RB52
Entry Name: 8, the College
Listing Date: 6 May 1952
Last Amended: 10 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1120691
English Heritage Legacy ID: 110133
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
DURHAM AND FBAMWLLGATE THE COLLEGE
NZ 2741 NW (South side, off)
16/85 No. 8 (formerly listed
6/5/52 as house adjoining
the Song School)
Original use not known; now house. Medieval with alterations. Sandstone, some
coursed and squared, and some rubble, with ashlar dressings; stone-flagged roof
with brick chimneys. 2 storeys and attics, 4 wide bays. Entrance in adjacent
gable of No. 7 at left. 3 wide double-chamfered, 2-centred arches on 2 round
columns and octagonal corbel at right. Left bay has 2 superimposed relieving
arches. Renewed boarded door at left has overlight and flat stone lintel.
Arches filled with snecked masonry and renewed windows. Rear has horizontal
sliding sash with wide glazing bars on ground floor. Interior: stop-chamfered
arched tie-beams with end and central peg-holes; ceiled immediately above.
Listing NGR: NZ2725841971
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