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Tavistock House

A Grade II Listed Building in Hendon, Sunderland

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Latitude: 54.9046 / 54°54'16"N

Longitude: -1.3776 / 1°22'39"W

OS Eastings: 440005

OS Northings: 556834

OS Grid: NZ400568

Mapcode National: GBR VDB.CS

Mapcode Global: WHD55.TZ5F

Entry Name: Tavistock House

Listing Date: 10 November 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1279873

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391610

Location: Sunderland, SR1

County: Sunderland

Electoral Ward/Division: Hendon

Built-Up Area: Sunderland

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Hendon

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text


920-1/14/219 (North side)
10/11/78 Tavistock House


House, now offices. c1830. Brick with ashlar dressings;
coursed limestone rubble rear elevation and right return of
extension; Welsh slate roof with stone gable copings. 2
storeys, 5 windows and lower right extension of 2 storeys, 2
windows. Central renewed glazed door and overlight in Doric
doorcase with engaged columns, entablature and blocking
course. Wedge stone lintels and projecting stone sills to
renewed sashes, with first-floor sill band; extension has C20
paired windows under rebuilt lintels. Roof has wide end
chimneys; extension roof hipped. Wide square-headed dormer at
left, and smaller flat-headed dormer at right end. Right
return has brick arch to round-headed window in rear half of
gable peak section of chimney-stack.

Listing NGR: NZ4000556834

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

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