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Latitude: 55.0358 / 55°2'8"N
Longitude: -1.432 / 1°25'55"W
OS Eastings: 436400
OS Northings: 571402
OS Grid: NZ364714
Mapcode National: GBR LBF6.SL
Mapcode Global: WHD4K.ZP8B
Entry Name: Cullercoats Watch Club House
Listing Date: 14 February 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1025361
English Heritage Legacy ID: 303389
Location: North Tyneside, NE30
County: North Tyneside
Electoral Ward/Division: Cullercoats
Built-Up Area: Tynemouth
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear
Church of England Parish: Cullercoats St George
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
TYNEMOUTH VICTORIA CRESCENT (east side)
NZ 37 SE
14.2.85 Cullercoats Watch Club House
Look-out house, now club. 1877-79 by F. W. Rich for Cullercoats Life Brigade.
Roughly squared sandstone with rock-faced quoins and dressings; wood verandah;
plain-tiled roof. Shingled belfry with balustrade. One-storey, one-bay gable
end to street and set-back corner porch at left; rear polygonal. Boarded door
in porch under catslide roof; 4-x 3-light stone-mullioned square-headed
window under gable has 2 stone and one wood transoms. Casements with glazing
bars in back verandah which has turned posts supporting catslide hipped roof.
Clock turret, in right return, has tall octagonal roof. Historical note:
Cullercoats Life Brigade was the second to be formed, immediately after that
at Tynemouth on 5th December 1864. Source:"Cullercoats in the Old Days"
lecture by Alderman Spence reported in Shields Daily News, March 1901.
Listing NGR: NZ3640071402
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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