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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: 216 AND 217, GILESGATE

List entry Number: 1120613



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.


District: County Durham

District Type: Unitary Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 30-Apr-1971

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 110245

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10/193 Nos. 216 and 217 30.4.71 GV II

House. Mid C18 with possibly C17 structure incorporated in rear wing. Painted stucco with painted ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof with stone gable copings and rendered chimney. L-plan. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Renewed sashes, the central wider, with glazing bars and projecting stone sills; those on ground floor in architraves. Right return to Ravensworth Terrace has 6-panelled door and fanlight with glazing bars, flanked by panelled pilasters, recessed in wide round-headed opening. Steeply-pitched roof has chimney on right gable at rear. Interior shows stair with wide ramped grip handrail on vase balusters; many 6-panelled doors in deep panelled reveals; some 2-panelled with H hinges. Rear wing has closely-spaced massive first-floor joists of irregular shape; visible parts of roof trusses are also massive, irregular and pegged.

Listing NGR: NZ2782042705

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National Grid Reference: NZ 27820 42705


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