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Borough Housing Department

A Grade II Listed Building in Bridges, Gateshead

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9639 / 54°57'50"N

Longitude: -1.6039 / 1°36'14"W

OS Eastings: 425458

OS Northings: 563326

OS Grid: NZ254633

Mapcode National: GBR SQN.XH

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.BHGF

Entry Name: Borough Housing Department

Listing Date: 26 April 1950

Last Amended: 13 January 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1277840

English Heritage Legacy ID: 430235

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. NELSON STREET
5099
Borough Housing
NZ 2563 5/28 Department (Formerly
26.4.50 listed as The
II Dispensary)

2.
Early C19 four square villa. Local pinkish brick with stone dressings. Low
pitched buffed Welsh slate roof. Deep eaves with paired stone brackets projecting
from a frieze which rests on the stone capitals of brick pilaster bay divisions.
Two storeys, four narrower by three wider bays. Stone lintels and cills to sash
windows with glazing bars. Central entrance on South front has plain stone
classical doorcase with square columns.

Bought for use as a Dispensary in 1835.

Listing NGR: NZ2545863326

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

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