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Wall with Archway in Front of Number 9

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.7722 / 54°46'19"N

Longitude: -1.5775 / 1°34'39"W

OS Eastings: 427275

OS Northings: 541997

OS Grid: NZ272419

Mapcode National: GBR KFF8.83

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.Q9ZY

Entry Name: Wall with Archway in Front of Number 9

Listing Date: 10 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120692

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110135

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

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Listing Text

DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE THE COLLEGE
NZ 2741 NW (West side)

16/87 Wall with archway
in front of No. 9

GV II

Garden wall, perhaps formerly part of building. Medieval, with alterations in
C17 and C18. Coursed squared sandstone with ashlar dressings. Front wall has
stepped roll-moulded parapet over high wide segmental arch with open oeuil-de-
boeuf at right. Lower round-headed narrow arch at left has long-and-short jambs
and keyed moulded head on impost blocks. Square buttress at right of wall.
Possibly inserted opening at lower left has renewed central mullion and square
head.


Listing NGR: NZ2727641996

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