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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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


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NZ 2742 SE 15/332 19/10/62

OLD ELVET (North side) No. 42


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


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Legacy System number: 110385

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

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