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St Cuthbert's Society

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.7708 / 54°46'14"N

Longitude: -1.5772 / 1°34'37"W

OS Eastings: 427299

OS Northings: 541844

OS Grid: NZ272418

Mapcode National: GBR KFF8.BL

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.RB4Z

Entry Name: St Cuthbert's Society

Listing Date: 6 May 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121375

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110491

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 SOUTH BAILEY
NZ 2741 NW
16/467 No. 12
6/5/52 (St. Cuthbert's Society)

GV II*

2 houses now in single occupation as college. C17 right house, early C19
left. Painted render with ashlar dressings. Welsh slate roof with rendered
chimneys and stone gable copings. 3 storeys. Right house 6 irregular bays.
5-panel door in deep reveal and shouldered architrave in circa 1900 doorcase
of large bracketed shell hood on Ionic pilasters; initials I W I in
tympanum. 5 ground-floor sash windows with glazing bars and stone cills.
Similar sash above and a 2-light casement; small sash under eaves. Steeply-
pitched roof with flat kneelers and end chimneys. 3-gabled rear elevation,
the outer gables ashlar. Left house has 6-panel door at right and 3 renewed
ground-floor sashes with glazing bars. Late C19 sashes above.

Interior: massive full-height open-well stair with closed string, twist
balusters, wide handrail and square newels with renewed ball finials. 2-panelled
hall doors, in bolection architraves on ground floor: one-with terms carrying
sheaves of corn, the other with lion masks.


Listing NGR: NZ2729941844

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