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Hallgarth House

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.7716 / 54°46'17"N

Longitude: -1.57 / 1°34'12"W

OS Eastings: 427758

OS Northings: 541932

OS Grid: NZ277419

Mapcode National: GBR KFG8.WB

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.VBKD

Entry Name: Hallgarth House

Listing Date: 6 May 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323282

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110263

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 FRAMWELLCATE HALLGARTH STREET
NZ 2741 NE (West side)

17/211 Hallgarth House
6.5.52
GV II

House, now offices. Mid C18 with C19 wing. Flemish garden wall brick of
varying bonds with plinth and painted ashlar dressings and quoins; Welsh
slate roof with stone gable copings and ridge, banded brick chimneys with 4
tall yellow pots. 2 storeys, 5 bays; right extension 5 bays; further extension
4 bays. First build has plinth partly covered by raising of pavement level.
Quoins to each section. First build at left: central 6-panelled door and
overlight recessed in panelled reveal of Tuscan doorcase with high entablature;
inserted 4-panel door and 4-pane overlight in fifth bay. Sash windows with
glazing bars have sill and lintel bands and moulded stone sills, some renewed.
Roof has moulded kneelers. One bay set back slightly at right has slightly
lower hipped roof; 4-bay part set further back has 8-panelled door in first bay
under voussoirs with keystone. Steeply-pitched roof, hipped over one-bay
section to right of main house, also has moulded kneelers. Rear elevation has
wooden porch with Tuscan columns and half-glazed door with side lights under
panelled frieze.


Listing NGR: NZ2775841932

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