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1-24, Park Place East

A Grade II Listed Building in Hendon, Sunderland

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Latitude: 54.8997 / 54°53'58"N

Longitude: -1.3779 / 1°22'40"W

OS Eastings: 439989

OS Northings: 556279

OS Grid: NZ399562

Mapcode National: GBR VD9.02

Mapcode Global: WHD5C.T30P

Plus Code: 9C6WVJXC+VR

Entry Name: 1-24, Park Place East

Listing Date: 17 October 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207114

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391547

Location: Hendon, Sunderland, SR2

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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920-1/22/166 (East side)
Nos.1-24 (Consecutive)


Terrace of 24 houses. 1850-80. Garden wall bond brick (5 and
one), No.17 painted, with painted ashlar dressings. Welsh
slate roof with brick chimneys.
Each house 2 storeys, with basements to Nos 14-20, and 3
windows except No.1 at left which has 4 and is wider as is
No.13; left return of No.1 has 3 windows to Park Road. Houses
step down the hill in groups, Nos 6-10 set back slightly.
Sunderland-type panelled doors, which fold back to form
panelled reveals to inner doors and overlights, at left of Nos
1-12, most others at sides but at centre of Nos 1 and 13 with
flanking canted bays. Doorcases have pilasters suporting
dentilled entablature with modillion cornice; similar
treatment to ground floor canted bay windows. Most sash
windows have horizontal glazing bars, those on first floor in
stone architraves with scroll bracketed cornices and
projecting stone sills. Inscribed stone street name plaque on
No.1 using Roman capitals. Roof, hipped at left, has
transverse-ridge and left end chimneys. Canted bay dormers
with slate-hung sides and hipped roof to Nos 1, 5, 14 and 20,
some pedimented or arched dormers, and C20 or altered dormers
to Nos 7, 8, 9, 17 and 18. Left return has wedge stone lintels
and projecting stone sills to windows, blocked exceot for
first floor left which has horizontal glazing bars; canted bay
dormer with hipped roof.
(Milburn GE and Miller ST: Sunderland River, Town and People:
Sunderland: 1988-: 61; Corfe T: The Buildings of Sudnerland
1814-1914: Newcastle: 1983-: 14).

Listing NGR: NZ3998956279

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