Yeah they were different doors. The flat has the two doors that lead to the hallway which has another door to the stairs (IT'S THE GAS MAN!) and then whatever door it that lets them get outside.
So Eddie ran all the way down to the front door while Richie was delivering a monologue then returned and nearly hit him with one of the two doors near the coat stand.
For three long days, I felt the cold hand of death on my shoulder. Lost in the depths of despair I tried to figure out what I had done to deserve this. I wasn't an evil person. The worst thing I'd ever done was kick a pig - School trip to Heston Farm, 1964, I maintain it was self-defence.