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Governor's House to East of Crown Court

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.7741 / 54°46'26"N

Longitude: -1.568 / 1°34'4"W

OS Eastings: 427888

OS Northings: 542215

OS Grid: NZ278422

Mapcode National: GBR KFH7.BD

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.W8JG

Entry Name: Governor's House to East of Crown Court

Listing Date: 10 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121404

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110362

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 OLD ELVET
NZ 2742 SE (West side)

15/310 Governor's house to
east of Crown Court

GV II

House, later C19 and link to Court. Sandstone ashlar with Welsh slate roof.
2 storeys and attic, 4 bays. In second bay from left a door with shaped panels
and overlight in stone classical doorcase. Ground-floor windows in square bays,
first-floor windows in architraves with bracketed sills, all original sashes.
Stone moulded and modillioned eaves cornice. Mansard roof (possibly an alteration)
with C20 dormer. At right a 2-storey blank link of 2 bays' width, with parapet
front, to Court building.

Included for group value.


Listing NGR: NZ2788842215

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