42, OLD ELVET

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1121415
Date first listed:
19-Oct-1962
Statutory Address:
42, OLD ELVET

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Location

Statutory Address:
42, OLD ELVET

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

District:
County Durham (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Non Civil Parish
National Grid Reference:
NZ2781642333

Details

DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE

NZ 2742 SE 15/332 19/10/62

OLD ELVET (North side) No. 42

GV II

House, now offices, early-mid C18. Painted brick with Welsh slate roof, brick chimneys. 3 storeys, 2 wide bays , irregular. 6-panel door in architrave with side pilasters, bracketed cornice and pediment. At right a full-height canted bay, at left 2 windows on lower floors and tripartite window above, all early C20 sashes in boxes with stone cills. Late C19 bracketed eaves cornice. High-pitched roof with swept eaves; rebuilt right end chimneys on both sides of ridge.

Interior reported to have closed-string stair with ramped handrail and turned balusters.

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

Listing NGR: NZ2781642333

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
110385
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.

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