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15-25, Foyle Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Hendon, Sunderland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9052 / 54°54'18"N

Longitude: -1.3783 / 1°22'41"W

OS Eastings: 439963

OS Northings: 556898

OS Grid: NZ399568

Mapcode National: GBR VD7.HK

Mapcode Global: WHD55.SYWZ

Entry Name: 15-25, Foyle Street

Listing Date: 10 November 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1208293

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391457

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 FOYLE STREET
920-1/20/80 (West side)
10/11/78 Nos.15-25 (Consecutive)

GV II

Terrace of 11 houses, now offices. c1840. Garden wall bond
brick (5 and one) with painted ashlar dressings; Welsh slate
roofs with brick chimneys. Each house 2 storeys and basement,
3 windows. Steps up to double 6-panelled doors which fold back
to form reveals of doorcases of pilasters and entablature,
some with Greek key and some with palmette and anthemion
friezes, and with prominent cornices. Wedge stone lintels and
projecting stone sills to sashes, most renewed and some with
glazing bars. Hipped roof has transverse-ridge brick chimneys.
Sans serif capitals incised on panel with FOYLE STREET, and
well-proportioned incised Roman capitals ATHENAEUM STREET on
right return, on painted ashlar street name plaques on No.25
at north. Restored railings on steps and on restored dwarf
walls.


Listing NGR: NZ3996356898

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

Description


SUNDERLAND

NZ3956NE FOYLE STREET
920-1/20/80 (West side)
10/11/78 Nos.15-25 (Consecutive)

GV II

Terrace of 11 houses, now offices. c1840. Garden wall bond
brick (5 and one) with painted ashlar dressings; Welsh slate
roofs with brick chimneys. Each house 2 storeys and basement,
3 windows. Steps up to double 6-panelled doors which fold back
to form reveals of doorcases of pilasters and entablature,
some with Greek key and some with palmette and anthemion
friezes, and with prominent cornices. Wedge stone lintels and
projecting stone sills to sashes, most renewed and some with
glazing bars. Hipped roof has transverse-ridge brick chimneys.
Sans serif capitals incised on panel with FOYLE STREET, and
well-proportioned incised Roman capitals ATHENAEUM STREET on
right return, on painted ashlar street name plaques on No.25
at north. Restored railings on steps and on restored dwarf
walls.


Listing NGR: NZ3996356898

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