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Latitude: 54.8042 / 54°48'15"N
Longitude: -1.4454 / 1°26'43"W
OS Eastings: 435750
OS Northings: 545618
OS Grid: NZ357456
Mapcode National: GBR LDBW.WM
Mapcode Global: WHD5Q.RHXX
Entry Name: Pithead Baths (Premises of Elemore Auto Parts Limited) and Wall and Railings in Front
Listing Date: 15 July 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1184774
English Heritage Legacy ID: 303167
Location: Hetton, Sunderland, DH5
Civil Parish: Hetton
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear
Church of England Parish: Hetton-Lyons with Eppleton St Michael and St Nicholas,
Church of England Diocese: Durham
NZ 34NE HETTON JAMES TERRACE (north side)
Pithead baths (premises of
Elemore Auto Parts Limited) and
Wall and railings in front.
Colliery baths, now workshops. 1933 by R.A. Frizell for the Welfare Committee.
Brick. Style : Dutch school. 2-storey block around central water tower, with one-
storey porch and offices on south and east. Elevation to street: full height
blind bay at left; central one-storey porch containing concrete architrave to
boarded double door flanked by narrow windows with wrought iron grilles; set
back above door is a tall tripartite stair window having brick mullions and
metal glazing bars; a similar window in right return to stair; set back at
right is a full-height bay containing vehicle entrance on rollers. 7 recessed
brick courses form decorative band at first floor level and on tower; soldier
courses at windows hide steel lintels; parapets of soldier courses or of bonded
vertical courses. Interior : stainless steel balustrades to 2 original stair-
cases; some ceramic tiled shower compartments with integral towel hooks survive.
Wall and railings in front : goemetric pattern wrought iron railings on low
brick wall with curved brick coping along street, canted at corner, and partly
on right return. Historical note : the only remaining building of Elemore
Listing NGR: NZ3575045618
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