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Latitude: 54.7749 / 54°46'29"N
Longitude: -1.5693 / 1°34'9"W
OS Eastings: 427800
OS Northings: 542308
OS Grid: NZ278423
Mapcode National: GBR KFH7.13
Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.V7WT
Entry Name: 15 and 15a, Old Elvet
Listing Date: 30 April 1971
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1121402
English Heritage Legacy ID: 110354
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
DURHAM AND FRAMWLLGATE OLD ELVET
NZ 2742 SE (South side)
15/302 Nos. 15 and 15A
Pair of houses, probably mid C18. Incised stucco. Welsh slate roof with
rendered and brick chimneys. 3 storeys, 3 bays, slightly irregular. Off-centre
paired 6-panel doors with overlights (No. 15 patterned) in architraves under
bracketed cornice hoods. Bay above blank but for small inserted window to left
of centre. No. 15 has tripartite windows on lower floors, retaining glazing
bars on first floor, and short sash with glazing bars above, all with stone cills.
No. 16 has windows partly altered in late C19 but in original openings. Boot
scrapers by doors. End chimneys.
Interior: C18 closed string stair has moulded handrail on chinoiserie trellis
balustrade; chamfered square newels with finials and pendants.
Source: F.J. Johnson. Historic Staircases of Durham City Durham 1970.
Listing NGR: NZ2780042308
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