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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1277840
English Heritage Legacy ID: 430235
Location: Gateshead, NE8
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
1. NELSON STREET
NZ 2563 5/28 Department (Formerly
26.4.50 listed as The
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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