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St John's College Third Part

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.7716 / 54°46'17"N

Longitude: -1.5761 / 1°34'33"W

OS Eastings: 427369

OS Northings: 541940

OS Grid: NZ273419

Mapcode National: GBR KFF8.L8

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.RBPB

Entry Name: St John's College Third Part

Listing Date: 10 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1322899

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110480

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 SOUTH BAILEY
NZ 2741 NW (East side)

16/423 No. 4
(St. John's College)
Third part

GV II

House, now college. Early C18. Rough render with painted ashlar plinth and
dressings; Welsh slate roof; renewed brick chimney. 3 storeys, 5 windows.
Irregular fenestration. Central half-glazed door in architrave under radial
fanlight and bracketed open pediment. Recessed 4-panel door at right end
under 4-pane overlight. Sashes with glazing bars, some renewed, have projecting
stone sills except for stair windows in first bay with flat wide sills and wide
glazing bars. One external shutter to left of main door.

Interior: dog-leg closed-string stair has grip handrail on barley-sugar twist
balusters and square newels with finials and pendants. Moulded cornices
beneath landings. Panelled dado. Ground floor panelled room extended to rear
in reproduction style.

Part of Bowes family house.


Listing NGR: NZ2736341933

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