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Vigo and Garden Wall to West

A Grade II Listed Building in Birtley, Gateshead

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Latitude: 54.8811 / 54°52'52"N

Longitude: -1.5631 / 1°33'47"W

OS Eastings: 428126

OS Northings: 554130

OS Grid: NZ281541

Mapcode National: GBR KDJ0.C1

Mapcode Global: WHC44.YKTX

Entry Name: Vigo and Garden Wall to West

Listing Date: 18 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1355097

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303769

Location: Gateshead, DH3

County: Gateshead

Electoral Ward/Division: Birtley

Built-Up Area: Chester-le-Street

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Birtley

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text


14/5 Vigo and garden wall
to west.


House. 1810, dated from deeds. Coursed squared stone with quoins. Hipped
Welsh slate roof with cornice-banded stone chimneys; bracketed cast-iron
eaves gutter. L-plan. 2 storeys. Main front of 3 bays with central plain
classical ashlar doorcase to reproduction 6-panel door and oblong fanlight.
Painted stone lintels and slightly projecting sills to sash windows with
glazing bars, 4-bay right return with similar windows, the 2 end bays of lower
roof line. Rear walls rubble.
Interior shows original 6-panel doors and architraves,most cornices,window
panelling and shutters, 2 carved marble chimney-pieces and staircase with
shaped tread ends.
Attached to left return a tall wall of brick, with stone flat coping and
stone inner leaf, runs westwards.

Listing NGR: NZ2812654130

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

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