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Block 27, Ponteland

Description: Block 27

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 238842

OS Grid Reference: NZ1542674010
OS Grid Coordinates: 415426, 574010
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0603, -1.7600

Location: Ponteland, Northumberland NE20 0BL

Locality: Ponteland
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE20 0BL

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Listing Text

NZ 17 SE

17/348 Block 27


Workshops for cottage homes. 1903 for the Newcastle Board of Guardians. Now
Police workshops. Cavity walls with stretcher bond brick. Welsh slate roof.
3 ranges forming U-plan. Single-storey, 5 x 3 bays. 2-light windows in moulded
wood surrounds. 12-pane sash in each light. Hipped roof with 2 corniced
stacks. 2 boarded doors, and boarded double doors to rear.

Included for group value and historical interest as a survival of industrial
training for boys in care.

Listing NGR: NZ1542674010

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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