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Cleadon Tower

A Grade II Listed Building in Cleadon, South Tyneside

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Latitude: 54.9543 / 54°57'15"N

Longitude: -1.4012 / 1°24'4"W

OS Eastings: 438443

OS Northings: 562342

OS Grid: NZ384623

Mapcode National: GBR LCN4.FV

Mapcode Global: WHD4Z.FQZV

Entry Name: Cleadon Tower

Listing Date: 25 February 1949

Last Amended: 26 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025211

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303680

Location: South Tyneside, SR6

County: South Tyneside

Electoral Ward/Division: Cleadon and East Boldon

Built-Up Area: Cleadon

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Cleadon All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

No 10 (Cleadon Tower)
(formerly listed as Cleadon
25.2.49 Tower House)


House. C18 incorporating parts of earlier house; 1890 reconstruction of tower.
Rendered with Welsh slate roof to house, flat roof to tower. L plan: cross gable
to street, tower in the angle. South elevation: 2 storeys, 3 windows, small
2-light over central door, upper right a square oriel with cornice, remainder
3-light mullioned; all openings with label moulds. Roof: 2 small gabled dormers
with barge-boards; gable coping; 2 end brick chimneys and one to cross gable;
crenellation to tower. Interior: C19 handrail to staircase with decorated tread
ends and one plain one turned baluster on each step; wide 3-centred arched stone
lintels to two fires on ground floor, chamfered with tongue stop and with 2-stepped
flat and tongue stop; another covered on ground floor; on first floor a chimney
piece with false 4-centred arch between tapered pilasters, fluted with heavily
moulded plinth and cornice, and the Chamber arms over; and some 2-panelled doors
with bolection-moulded architraves and panels over.

Listing NGR: NZ3844362342

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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