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St John's College, Part

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

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Latitude: 54.7721 / 54°46'19"N

Longitude: -1.5753 / 1°34'31"W

OS Eastings: 427418

OS Northings: 541990

OS Grid: NZ274419

Mapcode National: GBR KFF8.R4

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.S91Z

Entry Name: St John's College, Part

Listing Date: 6 May 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1310141

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110475

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

NZ 2741 NW (East side)

14 and 16/418 No. 1
6/5/52 (St. John's College,


House, now college. Late C17. Sandstone ashlar; moulded plinth; Lakeland
slate roof with rendered chimney. 3 storeys, 7 bays. Internal step up to
central door with 6 carved panels (Greek fret pattern) in wide Tuscan doorcase
with central leaf-carved bracket; partly-glazed 8-panel door at left in stop-
chamfered surround. Main door has later inscription ST. JOHN'S COLLEGE LINTON
HOUSE. Sashes with glazing bars have projecting stone sills and flat stone
lintels; ground-floor shutters. End pilasters, floor bands and renewed wood
gutter cornice. Ridge chimneys between second and third bays and at right end.

Interior: dog-leg stair has panelled balustrade and flat, moulded handrail;
closed string.

Listing NGR: NZ2741841990

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