History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

2,3 and 4, Exchange Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Central, Middlesbrough

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 54.5789 / 54°34'44"N

Longitude: -1.2337 / 1°14'1"W

OS Eastings: 449632

OS Northings: 520681

OS Grid: NZ496206

Mapcode National: GBR MHTH.QC

Mapcode Global: WHD70.05TK

Entry Name: 2,3 and 4, Exchange Place

Listing Date: 17 November 1978

Last Amended: 28 July 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1136738

English Heritage Legacy ID: 59716

Location: Middlesbrough, TS1

County: Middlesbrough

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Built-Up Area: Middlesbrough

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Middlesbrough St John Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: York

Find accommodation in
Middlesbrough

Listing Text

MIDDLESBROUGH EXCHANGE PLACE,
NZ 4920 NE
east side.
8/28 Nos. 2,3 and 4
17.11.78
G.V. II
Terraced offices, c.1870 by W.H. Blessley (Middlesbrough). Brick with
stone, polychrome brick and encaustic tile dressings. Welsh slate roof.
Italianate. 3 storeys, irregular. 18-bay stilted-segmental-arcaded ground
floor, has round granite colonnettes with square pedestals and capitals,
carved in first 3 bays, roughly-dressed in other bays. Renewed doors and
blocked overlights, flanked by pilasters, in 4th and 13th bays. Renewed
windows now boarded over; window in 3rd bay now holds door. Continuous
hoodmould, with billet moulding in 4th to 18th bays. Foliate-patterned
tiled band below first-floor sills. Similar 12-bay round arcading on first
floor, holding recessed single and paired round-headed casement windows.
Similar colonettes separate paired windows, under common round heads with
quasi-Celtic cross-ornamented roundels in blocked tympana. 7-bay 2nd floor
has round-headed casement windows, single and in groups of 2,3 and 4, with
similar colonnettes. Carved capitals and imposts in bays 1 to 4. Moulded
sill string; bracketed eaves cornice. Large gabled dormer over 2nd bay has
round-headed opening holding 4 round-headed windows under 3 cusped oculi.
Pointed relieving arches over all openings. Cross-axial stacks, truncated
at right, gabled at left end. Disused and dilapidated at time of resurvey.
Formerly known as Albert Bridge Place.


Listing NGR: NZ4963220681

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.