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26, North Bailey

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.7724 / 54°46'20"N

Longitude: -1.5751 / 1°34'30"W

OS Eastings: 427434

OS Northings: 542027

OS Grid: NZ274420

Mapcode National: GBR KFF8.S0

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.S95Q

Entry Name: 26, North Bailey

Listing Date: 6 May 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1310618

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110316

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 NORTH BAILEY
NZ 2742 SW (East side)

14/267 No. 26
6/5/52

GV II

House. Mid C18. Coursed squared sandstone with plinth; some painted ashlar
and some brick dressings. Welsh slate roof. 3 storeys, 3 bays. 6-panel door
at right in architrave; projecting stone sills to late C19 sashes, smaller
and paired on second floor. Panelled ground-floor external shutters; header-
course lintels and brick dressings to top windows. Blocked window at first
floor centre. Boot-scraper recess beside door.

Interior said to have first half of C18 stair up to first floor, late C17
above; dog-legged, the upper flights with moulded flat handrail on turned
balusters, with moulded and dentilled ogee-section string.

Source: F.F. Johnson, Historic Staircases in Durham City, Durham 1970.


Listing NGR: NZ2744042024

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