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Bede Monastery Museum jarrow Old Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Jarrow, South Tyneside

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Latitude: 54.9821 / 54°58'55"N

Longitude: -1.4736 / 1°28'25"W

OS Eastings: 433783

OS Northings: 565406

OS Grid: NZ337654

Mapcode National: GBR LB4T.RV

Mapcode Global: WHD4Y.B1HG

Plus Code: 9C6WXGJG+RG

Entry Name: Bede Monastery Museum jarrow Old Hall

Listing Date: 18 January 1949

Last Amended: 26 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1185882

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303744

Location: Bede, South Tyneside, NE32

County: South Tyneside

Electoral Ward/Division: Bede

Built-Up Area: Jarrow

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Jarrow Team Ministry

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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1/83 Jarrow old Hall (Bede
Monastery Museum) (formerly
listed as Jarrow Old Hall
18.1.49 under High Street)


House, now a Museum. 1785 for Simon Temple coal owner. Brick with stone dressings;
roof of Welsh slate. Simple block with set back wing at north. 2 storeys;
3 bays by 5 to the main house and one to the set-back. West elevation : central
6-panelled door under decorated round fanlight in panelled recess and dentilled
open pedimented Tuscan doorcase; cill bands to sash windows with glazing bars
and flat stone lintels; eaves cornice. South elevation : 5 windows; central
3 in semicircular bay having pointed parapet with rendered coping; cill bands,
stone lintels, those over the central 3 windows of later date, as are the fixed
light windows; other windows sashes with glazing bars. Hipped roof, 2 transverse
corniced ridge chimneys of brick; half-hipped roof to wing. Interior : cornices
to lower and upper halls; 6-panelled doors in panelled reveals having reeded
architraves; fluted pilasters carrying hall arches; open well staircase with
decorated tread ends, 2 plain square balusters to each tread, inlaid handrail
with spiral curtail; Venetian landing window with Gothick tracery and low relief
heads either side of round-headed window.

Listing NGR: NZ3378365406

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