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Numbers 1-16 with Attached Handrails

A Grade II Listed Building in Hendon, Sunderland

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Latitude: 54.8996 / 54°53'58"N

Longitude: -1.3799 / 1°22'47"W

OS Eastings: 439865

OS Northings: 556274

OS Grid: NZ398562

Mapcode National: GBR VD0.CZ

Mapcode Global: WHD5C.S33Q

Plus Code: 9C6WVJXC+R2

Entry Name: Numbers 1-16 with Attached Handrails

Listing Date: 10 November 1978

Last Amended: 17 October 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207126

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391579

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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920-1/22/204 (West side)
10/11/78 Nos.1-16 (Consecutive)
with attached handrails
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.1-16 (Consecutive))


Terrace of 16 houses. c1854. Layout by GA Middlemiss. For AJ
Moore. 2 storeys, most with basement; most 3 windows, 2 to Nos
1, 2, 3, 4 and 11. Garden wall bond brick (5 and one) with
painted ashlar dressings; rendered left return to Park Road;
Welsh slate roof with brick chimneys. Iron handrails, some
original, on steps up to doors of Nos 4-16. Doorcases at right
of each, except No.16 where entrance is in right return at S
end of terrace, have engaged fluted Corinthian columns and
dentilled entablature; doors are of Sunderland type, panelled
to fold back as reveals to inner doors and overlights. Canted
bay ground floor windows have panelled pilasters and
modillioned cornice; similar window on first floor of No.1.
Other upper windows to front, some 4-pane sashes, some
renewed, have bracketed projecting sills to lugged
architraves. Roof, on bracketed eaves gutter cornice, has some
gabled dormers, some of Sunderland type with canted bay
windows and hipped roofs, some with renewed glazing, and some
inserted roof lights; transverse ridge chimneys. Left return
to Park Road has wedge stone lintels and projecting stone
sills to 2 blind windows on each floor and one renewed window
at left on first floor; round-headed blind attic window in
gable peak has projecting stone sill. Right return of No.16
has central entrance flanked by canted bay windows; wedge
stone lintels and projecting stone sills to 2 left windows and
right blind window above; keyed round surrounds to heads and
projecting stone sills to 2 attic lights in gable peak.
(Corfe T: The Buildings of Sunderland 1814-1914: Newcastle:
1983-: 14).

Listing NGR: NZ3986556274

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