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1-15 Grange Crescent (Terrace) with Steps and Handrails

A Grade II Listed Building in St Michael's, Sunderland

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Latitude: 54.9001 / 54°54'0"N

Longitude: -1.3843 / 1°23'3"W

OS Eastings: 439584

OS Northings: 556320

OS Grid: NZ395563

Mapcode National: GBR VCB.KB

Mapcode Global: WHD5C.Q30C

Entry Name: 1-15 Grange Crescent (Terrace) with Steps and Handrails

Listing Date: 10 November 1978

Last Amended: 17 October 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1218083

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391596

Location: Sunderland, SR2

County: Sunderland

Electoral Ward/Division: St Michael's

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Sunderland

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Millfield St Mark

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text


920-1/22/90 (East side)
10/11/78 (Consecutive)
Nos.1-15 (consecutive) Grange
Crescent (terrace) with steps and
(Formerly Listed as:
(East side)
Grange Crescent (Nos. 1-15 consec.))


Terrace of 15 houses, now mostly offices, with steps and
handrails. 1850-55, with No.15 slightly later. Garden wall
bond brick with painted ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof
with stone gable copings and brick chimneys; stone steps and
cast-iron handrails. A convex crescent.
2 storeys and basement, each house 3 windows; set-back right
wing to No.1 at right with entrance porch. 6 wide stone steps
to 6-panel doors of Sunderland type, folding back to form
panelled reveals to inner doors, in pilaster-and-entablature
surrounds, at right of Nos 2-14, central to No.15 and in
set-back porch to No.1; most inner doors half-glazed with
overlights; all windows 4-pane sashes with architraves and
bracketed sills. No.15 at left is wider and has ground floor
canted bay windows with fruit and flower carving on brackets
to cornices; first floor band below tripartite windows and
altered central window with stained glass. No.1 has narrow
Venetian window on first floor flanked by narrow blocked
windows; sun-blind casings to ground floor windows. Roof has
transverse-ridge corniced chimneys; some hipped dormers;
elliptical-headed scroll-sided dormer to No.14; prominent
inserted roof lights to No.13; altered dormers to Nos 9, 10
and 12. Right return of No.1 has angle pilasters.

Listing NGR: NZ3958456320

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

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