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LANGUAGE LABORATORY AND ADJACENT GATE PIERS

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: LANGUAGE LABORATORY AND ADJACENT GATE PIERS

List entry Number: 1120636

Location

LANGUAGE LABORATORY AND ADJACENT GATE PIERS, ELVET HILL ROAD

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

County:

District: County Durham

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Mar-1988

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 110200

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE ELVET HILL ROAD NZ24SE (West side)

4/148 Language laboratory and adjacent gate piers.

GV II

Coach house, saddle room, byre, hay-loft and hen house of Elvet Hill House. now language laboratory.

1868 for Fogg-Elliott family.

Coursed squared sandstone with ashlar plinth, quoins and dressings; Welsh slate roof with stone gable copings. L-plan. One storey, 4 bays and lower one-storey 2-bay extension. Chamfered surrounds to 4 top-hung casements with glazing bars. Steeply-pitched roof has fishscale pattern; sloped gable coping on moulded kneelers. Right return gable contains pigeon holes and shelves in 2-centred arch under drip mould. Rear has cantilevered external stone stair to loft. Small right extension has 2 top-hung casements in chamfered surrounds flanking blind cross-slit. Gate piers: 2 tall square sandstone piers with plinth and coved coping adjacent to 2-bay section, and one similar pier at right end of building.

Listing NGR: NZ2706341208

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National Grid Reference: NZ 27063 41208

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