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Latitude: 54.7749 / 54°46'29"N
Longitude: -1.5689 / 1°34'8"W
OS Eastings: 427826
OS Northings: 542301
OS Grid: NZ278423
Mapcode National: GBR KFH7.34
Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.W72V
Entry Name: 18 and 19, Old Elvet
Listing Date: 19 October 1962
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1160498
English Heritage Legacy ID: 110357
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 FRAMWELLGATE OLD ELVET
NZ 2742 SE (South side)
15/305 Nos. 18 and 19
2 houses, one build. Late C18 with considerable C19 alterations. Stone plinth. Mottled,
light red brick in English garden wall bond (5 and one). Welsh slate roof
with brick copings and chimneys. 3 storeys, one and 2 bays. 6-panel doors
with overlights (No. 19 blocked, and top door panels glazed), in architraves
under later pedimented hoods, at left of No. 18 and off centre of No. 19.
Tripartite sash windows with glazing bars, those at top and bottom left renewed
early C19, the latter lost bars. Later C19 oriel at first floor left.
3-brick floor bands. Ridge and rear chimneys. Tumbled-in brickwork to gable
Interior: No. 18 reported to have open-string stair with moulded handrail
and 2 turned balusters per tread; square newels with knob finials; continuous
curved tread end. No. 19 has open-string stair with moulded ramped handrail
on diagonal lattice balustrade.
Source: F.J. Johnson. Historic Staircases of Durham City Durham 1970.
Listing NGR: NZ2782642301
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