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School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Birtley, Gateshead

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Latitude: 54.8948 / 54°53'41"N

Longitude: -1.5743 / 1°34'27"W

OS Eastings: 427399

OS Northings: 555649

OS Grid: NZ273556

Mapcode National: GBR KCFV.Y4

Mapcode Global: WHC44.S7HD

Entry Name: School House

Listing Date: 18 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025204

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303766

Location: Gateshead, DH3

County: Gateshead

Electoral Ward/Division: Birtley

Built-Up Area: Chester-le-Street

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Birtley

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

(east side)
School House


House. Circa 1860. Tooled snecked sandstone with ashlar dressings, quoins and
plinth; roof Welsh slate with bands of fishscale pattern. One storey and
dormers; 5 bays. Central half-glazed door, in stop-chamfered alternate-block
jambs and high lintel, in porch with bargeboards and finial. Similar surrounds
and bracketed stone sills to sash windows with glazing bars; bargeboards
and shafts to dormers in bays 2 and 4. Left and right returns have window in
bargeboarded gable peak. 3 transverse ridge chimneys of yellow brick with
stone cornices and C19 yellow chimney pots. Historical note: built as
schoolmaster's house for National School.

Listing NGR: NZ2739955649

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