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The Former Boiler Shop of Greensfield Railway Works

A Grade II Listed Building in Bridges, Gateshead

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Latitude: 54.9638 / 54°57'49"N

Longitude: -1.6114 / 1°36'41"W

OS Eastings: 424978

OS Northings: 563311

OS Grid: NZ249633

Mapcode National: GBR SPK.VN

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.6HXJ

Entry Name: The Former Boiler Shop of Greensfield Railway Works

Listing Date: 15 March 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1248971

English Heritage Legacy ID: 430238

Location: Gateshead, NE8

County: Gateshead

Electoral Ward/Division: Bridges

Built-Up Area: Gateshead

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Gateshead Team Ministry

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

The former boiler shop
of Greenesfield Railway
NZ 26SW N22563 1&5/42 15.3.79 Works


Circa 1877. Snecked squared stone with bands and a bracketed top cornice. Welsh
slate roof. Two storeys above a tall basement increasing in height as the hill
slopes down. Large round arched openings to lower storey, segmental arched above.
Ten bays in all. Round windows in gable ends. Interior shows a completely barrel
vaulted ground storey with ten parallel vaults on substantial piers. Now in use as
vehicle repair shop.

Listing NGR: NZ2497863311

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

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