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A Grade II Listed Building in Hendon, Sunderland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9077 / 54°54'27"N

Longitude: -1.3803 / 1°22'48"W

OS Eastings: 439832

OS Northings: 557178

OS Grid: NZ398571

Mapcode National: GBR VCY.49

Mapcode Global: WHD55.RXX1

Entry Name: Register Buildings

Listing Date: 10 November 1978

Last Amended: 17 October 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207091

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391484

Location: Sunderland, SR1

County: Sunderland

Electoral Ward/Division: Hendon

Built-Up Area: Sunderland

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Hendon

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text


SUNDERLAND

NZ3957SE HIGH STREET WEST
920-1/18/105 (North side)
10/11/78 Nos.114-118 (Consecutive)
Register Buildings
(Formerly Listed as:
HIGH STREET WEST
(North side)
Nos.114-118 (Consecutive))

GV II

Offices for Registrar and Poor Law Guardians. 1856. By Thomas
Moore. Ashlar with Welsh slate roof. Gothic style. 3:2:3
storeys, 4:3:4 windows. Altered ground floor has C20 shops.
Central gabled section has 3 lancets under dripstring with
central crocketed ogee; pierced quatrefoils flank finial.
Pilasters defining gable have cusped panels and rise to
octagonal pinnacles and spirelets with Tudor-flower finials.
Gable has pierced panelled parapet with intermediate spirelets
and finials. Flanking sections have label moulds and splayed
reveals to sashes with glazing bars, some renewed; 4 right
bays have original fine glazing bars to most windows; one wide
C20 window inserted. Moulded gutter cornice.
(Corfe T: The Buildings of Sunderland 1814-1914.: Newcastle
upon Tyne: 1983-: 15, 20).


Listing NGR: NZ3983257178

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

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