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The Close

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitburn, South Tyneside

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Latitude: 54.9481 / 54°56'53"N

Longitude: -1.3678 / 1°22'4"W

OS Eastings: 440592

OS Northings: 561672

OS Grid: NZ405616

Mapcode National: GBR LCW7.P1

Mapcode Global: WHD4Z.YWVM

Entry Name: The Close

Listing Date: 25 February 1949

Last Amended: 26 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025245

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303663

Location: South Tyneside, SR6

County: South Tyneside

Electoral Ward/Division: Whitburn and Marsden

Built-Up Area: Whitburn

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Whitburn

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

The Close (formerly
25.2.49 listed as Whitburn


House, formerly rectory. 1818 by Stokoe of Newcastle. Sandstone ashlar; Welsh
slate roof. 3 storeys, 9 windows with full-height bows containing the 3 at each
end on the south elevation, the first floor windows in the bows having cast iron
balconies; original sashes replaced with C20 casements. Moulded cornices,
returned, at 2nd floor level and eaves at south front. Low-pitched hipped roof, 3
transverse ashlar chimney stacks with cornices.

Listing NGR: NZ4059261672

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

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