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Numbers 45, 46 and 47 with Attached Steps and Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Hendon, Sunderland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9052 / 54°54'18"N

Longitude: -1.3804 / 1°22'49"W

OS Eastings: 439828

OS Northings: 556893

OS Grid: NZ398568

Mapcode National: GBR VCX.FY

Mapcode Global: WHD55.RZW0

Entry Name: Numbers 45, 46 and 47 with Attached Steps and Railings

Listing Date: 10 November 1978

Last Amended: 17 October 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207101

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391509

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

NZ3956NE JOHN STREET
920-1/20/131 (West side)
10/11/78 Nos.45, 46 AND 47
with attached steps and railings
(Formerly Listed as:
JOHN STREET
(West side)
Nos.45-47 (Consecutive))

GV II

3 houses, now offices, with steps, dwarf walls and railings
attached. Part of a terrace. c1840 in two builds, No.47 at
right possibly later. English garden wall bond brick with
painted ashlar basements and dressings; Welsh slate roof with
brick chimneys. Ashlar dwarf walls; cast and wrought-iron
balustrades and railings.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and basement, 3 windows each house. Steps
up to double doors, at right of each house, with 10 fielded
panels to Nos 45 and 46, 6 panels to No.47, which fold back to
form panelled reveals to inner door. Painted stone door
surrounds of pilasters and entablature with shallow dentils to
frieze. Wedge stone lintels and projecting stone sills to
sashes with horizontal glazing bars, those on ground floor
with panelled aprons to 2 houses at left; sill strings on both
floors of No.27. Basements have channelled rustication. No.27
has wide giant brick pilaster at left; adjacent right house,
which forms corner with Athenaeum Street, demolished and
replaced with C20 building.
Step balustrades of cast-iron with wrought handrails;
chamfered dwarf area walls have cast-iron railings with
ornamental heads, some replaced, and interrupted by entrances
to renewed basement doors.


Listing NGR: NZ3982856893

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

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