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Latitude: 54.8665 / 54°51'59"N
Longitude: -1.4765 / 1°28'35"W
OS Eastings: 433696
OS Northings: 552541
OS Grid: NZ336525
Mapcode National: GBR LD45.48
Mapcode Global: WHD5B.9Y44
Entry Name: National Coal Board Workshops Winding and Cable Repair Shops
Listing Date: 15 July 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1184980
English Heritage Legacy ID: 303215
Location: Sunderland, DH4
Electoral Ward/Division: Shiney Row
Built-Up Area: Washington
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear
Church of England Parish: Herrington, Penshaw and Shiney Row
Church of England Diocese: Durham
NZ35SW HOUGHTON-LE-SPRING PHILADELPHIA LANE (east side)
4/59 (Inset) Philadelphia.
N.C.B. Workshops : winding
and cable repair shops.
Workshops. Circa 1882 for Lambton Colliery Company. Painted brick; Welsh
slate roof with flat stone gable coping, curved kneelers, and 2 corniced ridge
chimneys, one at north end.. One high storey; 3 windows by 17 in 2 builds, 12
and 5. North elevation : 3 brick panels contain modern door and 2 wide, round-
headed windows with metal glazing bars under gauged brick arches with impost
blocks and keystones; projecting cills to these and to upper row of 3 similar
windows. Keyed ox-eye window in brick panel in gable peak. Ground floor canted
corner at right with first floor corbelled out above.
Listing NGR: NZ3369652541
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