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Downhill House

A Grade II Listed Building in Boldon Colliery, South Tyneside

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Latitude: 54.9369 / 54°56'12"N

Longitude: -1.4593 / 1°27'33"W

OS Eastings: 434739

OS Northings: 560378

OS Grid: NZ347603

Mapcode National: GBR V03.M7

Mapcode Global: WHD54.K59N

Entry Name: Downhill House

Listing Date: 24 August 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1355079

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303672

Location: South Tyneside, NE36

County: South Tyneside

Electoral Ward/Division: Boldon Colliery

Built-Up Area: Jarrow

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Boldon

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

West Boldon
Downhill House


House. C18. Rendered brick with stone quoins; Welsh slate roof. Simple block
plan. 2 storeys; 5 windows, having lost glazing bars, with architraves: central
6-panelled door in architrave with brackets and pediment; band at first floor cill
level. Mansard roof has stone coping on moulded kneelers; 4 end brick chimneys.
Interior has later staircase balustrade, doors and chimney pieces; window shutters
remain. Historical note: this was an early Aged Miners' Home bought by the Boldon
miners soon after the Association was founded in 1894, but has since returned to
private occupation.

Listing NGR: NZ3473960378

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