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Walker Terrace

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bridges, Gateshead

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9609 / 54°57'39"N

Longitude: -1.6052 / 1°36'18"W

OS Eastings: 425380

OS Northings: 562985

OS Grid: NZ253629

Mapcode National: GBR SQH.D6

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.9KWS

Entry Name: Walker Terrace

Listing Date: 26 April 1950

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1277835

English Heritage Legacy ID: 430184

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

1. BENSHAM ROAD
5099 (south side)

NZ 2563 NZ 2562 5 & 7/27 26.4.50 Nos 1, 3, 5 and 7
- No 9
26.4.50 No 11
30.7.69 No 13
26.4.50 No 15
(Walker Terrace)

II*

2.
Early C19. Substantial terrace of local pinkish brick with stone dressings, Welsh
slate roofs, brick chimneys with stone cornices. Two storeys, each five bays
except the end houses, of two bays with three-bay returns holding doors. Brick
pilaster bay divisions have stone capitals. Stone plinth, frieze, eaves cornice,
lintels and cills; and architraves to ground floor windows and to all windows on
ends. Sashes with glazing bars. Four-panel doors with oblong fanlights; Doric
doorcases on ends, architraves elsewhere. Stone forecourt wall with moulded coping,
square gate piers, and an interrupted flight of stone steps to each house. Some
interiors retain pleasing decorative plaster cornices, especially in hall and
staircase areas.

Listing NGR: NZ2538062985

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

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