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Latitude: 54.585 / 54°35'6"N
Longitude: -0.9656 / 0°57'56"W
OS Eastings: 466946
OS Northings: 521582
OS Grid: NZ669215
Mapcode National: GBR PHPF.R5
Mapcode Global: WHF88.40FW
Entry Name: Mortuary
Listing Date: 26 May 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1387568
English Heritage Legacy ID: 475543
Location: Saltburn, Marske and New Marske, Redcar and Cleveland, TS12
County: Redcar and Cleveland
Civil Parish: Saltburn, Marske and New Marske
Built-Up Area: Saltburn-by-the-Sea
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Brotton Parva St Margaret
Church of England Diocese: York
SALTBURN, MARSKE AND NEW MARSKE
NZ6621NE SALTBURN ROAD, Old Saltburn
802-1/8/29 (South side)
Mortuary. Named and dated 1881 in gable peak. Render with
painted ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof. Single cell plan.
Gothic Revival style.
EXTERIOR: gabled west front has renewed door and shaped
overlight in 2-centred pointed arch. Single small light in
south elevation, other elevations blank. Angle buttresses have
2 offsets with sloped coping. Roof has ashlar coping at east,
with moulded kneelers, gablets at mid-slope and truncated
INTERIOR: not inspected.
HISTORY: built to house bodies which were frequently washed up
on the beach. Once part of a group comprising mortuary,
lifeboat house and rocket brigade house. The only building to
survive road improvements.
(Wilson CS: The History of Saltburn: Saltburn by Sea: 1983-:
Listing NGR: NZ6694621582
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