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7-12, Leazes Place

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.7783 / 54°46'41"N

Longitude: -1.5708 / 1°34'14"W

OS Eastings: 427704

OS Northings: 542683

OS Grid: NZ277426

Mapcode National: GBR KFG5.QX

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.V556

Entry Name: 7-12, Leazes Place

Listing Date: 6 May 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1310729

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110268

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 Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 2742 NE
10/216
6/5/52

DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE
LEAZES PLACE
(West side)

Nos. 7 to 12
(consecutive)

GV
II

Terrace of houses. Circa 1840. English garden wall bond brick with painted
ashlar basement plinth, ashlar quoins and dressings. Welsh slate roof; cast
iron area railings. Basements to Nos. 7 to 11, 2 storeys to each house; 2
bays each except No. 12 with right return to Claypath, which has 3 bays; 13
bays in all. 6-panelled doors and overlights, those to Nos. 8, 10, and 12
with glazing bars, in Tuscan doorcases (except No. 12 which has fluted pilasters
with Greek key frieze and cornice). Wedge stone lintels and projecting stone
sills to sashes with glazing bars; No. 8 has large first-floor oriel. Roof,
hipped at right, has ridge brick chimneys. Spear-headed area railings set in
chamfered dwarf walls to Nos. 6, 7, 8, 9 and 11, all with rear stays and some
with gate-post panels.

Listing NGR: NZ2770442683

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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