53, 54, 55 AND 55A, OLD ELVET


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53, 54, 55 and 55A, OLD ELVET


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Statutory Address:
53, 54, 55 and 55A, OLD ELVET

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

County Durham (Unitary Authority)
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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 28/06/2017

NZ 2742 SE 15/338

DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE OLD ELVET (North side) Nos. 53, 54, 55 and 55A (Formerly listed as Nos. 53 and 55, previously listed as No. 55)


GV II Incorporates No. 54. Three houses in terrace. Early C19. Incised stucco with stone plinth, first-floor band and other dressings. Roof not visible. Three storeys, three bays each, nearly symmetrical. Pedimented three-bay centre broken forward. Panelled doors, with stepped, panelled pilasters, cornice heads and wide, patterned radial fanlights, in right bay of No. 53 and left bays of other two houses. Sash windows with glazing bars in plain reveals, those on ground floor with radial heads in round-arched recesses. First-floor windows of No. 55 C19 cross casements, and ground floor a C20 square bay. Narrow, blank left bay holds subsidiary door to No. 55. Eaves frieze, cornice and tall parapet. Wrought-iron handrails to door steps.

Listing NGR: NZ2770342372


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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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