Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1121417

Date first listed: 19-Oct-1962

Statutory Address: 52, OLD ELVET


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Statutory Address: 52, 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: NZ2773642360


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NZ 2742 SE 15/337 19/10/62

OLD ELVET (North side) No. 52


House of early C19 appearance but much worked over in C20. Mottled pinkish brick in Flemish bond. Stone plinth, alternating quoins and other dressings. Welsh slate roof with brick chimneys. 3 storeys, 4 bays. 6-panel door and overlight in modified pilaster-and-entablature surround in 2nd bay. Sash windows with glazing bars and stone sills (bracketed on lower floors) in architraves on ground floor, with corniced stone lintels on first floor and plain lintels above. External louvred shutters on upper floors. First-floor sill band; stone modillioned eaves cornice and blocking course. End chimneys, and a stone-corniced ridge stack.

Interior. reported to have open well closed-string stair with high grip handrail.

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

Listing NGR: NZ2773642360


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Legacy System number: 110390

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

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