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38, Old Elvet

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.775 / 54°46'30"N

Longitude: -1.5687 / 1°34'7"W

OS Eastings: 427844

OS Northings: 542320

OS Grid: NZ278423

Mapcode National: GBR KFH7.52

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.W76Q

Entry Name: 38, Old Elvet

Listing Date: 6 May 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1310454

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110382

Location: County Durham, DH1

County: County Durham

Electoral Ward/Division: Elvet and Gilesgate

Parish: Non Civil Parish

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

NZ 2742 SE
15/329
6/5/52

OLD ELVET
(North side)
No. 38

GV
II

House. Mid C18, altered and extended upwards in early C19. Mottled reddish
brick in English garden wall bond (3 and 1); Welsh slate roof. 4 storeys,
2 bays. At left 6-panel door in architrave under bracketed cornice hood.
12-pane sashes under soldier arches. 4- and 3-brick floor strings. No
visible chimneys.

Interior reported to have open-string dogleg stair with moulded handrail on
2 column-and-vase balusters per tread.

Source: F.F. Johnson. Historic Staircases of Durham City Durham 1970.

Listing NGR: NZ2784442320

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