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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: 14, OLD ELVET

List entry Number: 1121401



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: 110353

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15/301 No. 14 30/4/71 GV II

House. C17 or early C18 with early C19 features. Stone plinth. Incised stucco. Welsh slate roof with brick chimney partly rendered. 2 storeys and attic, 2 bays. 6-panel door with 4-pane overlight, in architrave under bracketed cornice hood, at left. Tripartite sash windows with glazing bars and stone sills, one at right and 2 above. Flat-headed dormer at right; ridge stack.

Interior: reported to have C18 open-string stair with moulded handrail on chinoiserie lattice balustrade; continuous curved tread ends.

Source: F.J. Johnson. Historic Staircases in Durham City Durham 1970.

Listing NGR: NZ2779642311

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Johnson, F F , Historic Staircases of Durham City, (1970)

National Grid Reference: NZ 27796 42311


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