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Cleadon House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Cleadon, South Tyneside

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Latitude: 54.9539 / 54°57'13"N

Longitude: -1.4031 / 1°24'11"W

OS Eastings: 438323

OS Northings: 562299

OS Grid: NZ383622

Mapcode National: GBR LCN4.0Z

Mapcode Global: WHD4Z.FR25

Entry Name: Cleadon House

Listing Date: 25 February 1949

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025212

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303681

Location: South Tyneside, SR6

County: South Tyneside

Electoral Ward/Division: Cleadon and East Boldon

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Cleadon

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: East Boldon

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 36 SE

FRONT STREET (south side)

Cleadon House


House. Supposedly 1738 (rainwater heads) for John Dagnia of South Shields, glass
manufacturer. Brick with stone dressings; roof of plain tiles. Simple block
plan. 2 storeys, 5 windows, including a central Venetian staircase window, all
with broad moulded glazing bars, raised surrounds and projecting cills. Plinth,
raised quoins; band and coping to parapet of parallel-ridged roof; 4 corniced end
brick chimneys. Later porch off-centre; brick with raised quoins and raised
surround to door with 6 fielded panels; flat roof. South front to garden has
scrolled pediment to central door, moulded architraves to all windows, large
oblong fanlights with radial decoration above two side doors; a C19 conservatory
encloses the 3 doors. Interior: staircase has dado rail and cornice and a
wrought-iron balustrade of c.1750 in a rococo design of leaves, seed-pods and
curved bars; the front porch has been inserted beneath this; doors to main rooms
in hall have corniced picture-panels; fluted pilasters support an elliptical arch
to the narrower section of hall opposite the stairs.

Listing NGR: NZ3832362299

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