15 AND 15A, OLD ELVET

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1121402
Date first listed:
30-Apr-1971
Statutory Address:
15 AND 15A, OLD ELVET

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Location

Statutory Address:
15 AND 15A, OLD ELVET

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

District:
County Durham (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
NZ 27800 42308

Details

DURHAM AND FRAMWLLGATE OLD ELVET NZ 2742 SE (South side)

15/302 Nos. 15 and 15A 30/4/71 GV II

Pair of houses, probably mid C18. Incised stucco. Welsh slate roof with rendered and brick chimneys. 3 storeys, 3 bays, slightly irregular. Off-centre paired 6-panel doors with overlights (No. 15 patterned) in architraves under bracketed cornice hoods. Bay above blank but for small inserted window to left of centre. No. 15 has tripartite windows on lower floors, retaining glazing bars on first floor, and short sash with glazing bars above, all with stone cills. No. 16 has windows partly altered in late C19 but in original openings. Boot scrapers by doors. End chimneys.

Interior: C18 closed string stair has moulded handrail on chinoiserie trellis balustrade; chamfered square newels with finials and pendants.

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

Listing NGR: NZ2780042308

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
110354
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

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

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 25 Feb 2001
Reference: IOE01/03607/24
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