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Latitude: 54.8986 / 54°53'54"N
Longitude: -1.4161 / 1°24'58"W
OS Eastings: 437542
OS Northings: 556141
OS Grid: NZ375561
Mapcode National: GBR V6L.CY
Mapcode Global: WHD5C.64XH
Entry Name: South East Lodge Bishopwearmouth Cemetery
Listing Date: 17 October 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1207881
English Heritage Legacy ID: 391407
Location: Sunderland, SR4
Electoral Ward/Division: Barnes
Built-Up Area: Sunderland
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear
Church of England Parish: Bishopwearmouth St Gabriel
Church of England Diocese: Durham
NZ35NE CHESTER ROAD
920-1/4/31 (North side)
South-East Lodge Bishopwearmouth
Lodge at south entrance to Bishopwearmouth Cemetery.1856. By
Thomas Moore. English garden wall bond brick (5 and one) with
ashlar plinth, quoins and dressings; Welsh slate roof with
fishscale decoration, stone gable copings, cast-iron cresting
and brick and ashlar chimneys. T-plan with extruded porch.
One storey, 1:1 windows. Elevation to drive has central gabled
porch with boarded door and panel above in high pointed arch
with moulded stone surround; stone-coped gable has high
conical finial. 2-light mullioned and transomed window to
left. Gabled cross wing at right has renewed window in
chamfered stone surround and a narrow window with fleur-de-lys
finial on high pointed dripmould in gable peak, and stone
gable copings with high pointed finials. Left return facing
Chester Road has mullioned and transomed canted bay window
with hipped roof, and gable window similar to that facing
drive. Steeply pitched roof with bands of fishscale decoration
has lost some cresting. 2 ridge chimneys.
(Milburn GE and Miller ST: Sunderland River, Town and People:
Sunderland: 1988-: 157; Corfe T: The Buildings of Sunderland
1814-1914: Newcastle: 1983-: 15).
Listing NGR: NZ3754256141
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