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The Powder House North East of Seahouses Point

A Grade II Listed Building in Seahouses, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.5827 / 55°34'57"N

Longitude: -1.6447 / 1°38'41"W

OS Eastings: 422494

OS Northings: 632179

OS Grid: NU224321

Mapcode National: GBR J3YW.QK

Mapcode Global: WHC0M.PYZ2

Plus Code: 9C7WH9M4+34

Entry Name: The Powder House North East of Seahouses Point

Listing Date: 30 October 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244854

English Heritage Legacy ID: 468919

Location: North Sunderland, Northumberland, NE68

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: North Sunderland

Built-Up Area: Seahouses

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: North Sunderland St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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The Powder House North-east of Seahouses Point

Explosives store. 1886. Sandstone. Rectangular plan. Straight walls with barrel vaulted roof. Single doorway to south-west front with timber lintel.
Built for the storage of gunpowder used in blasting for the construction of the Long Pier and the New Harbour.

Listing NGR: NU2249432179

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