Description: Sulphur House
Date Listed: 7 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 239465
OS Grid Reference: NZ0755867186
OS Grid Coordinates: 407558, 567186
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9992, -1.8834
NZ 06 NE HORSLEY WHITTLE DENE RESERVOIRS
16/110 Sulphur House
Water sulphurization building. Late C19 for the Newcastle and Gateshead Water
Co. Rock-faced ashlar with Welsh slate roof. 2-storey front, single-storey
rear, c.25 x 35 feet. Flush alternating quoins and surrounds to doors and
windows. Double door with chamfered reveals, 3-light mullioned overlight and
hoodmould. 3-light mullion-and-transom Tudor-arched window above. Similar
windows on returns and similar doorway to rear. Chamfered offsets at ground
and 1st floor levels. Moulded eaves cornice and pyramidal roof.
C19 machinery inside including working beam engine and large cast-iron capstan.
Listing NGR: NZ0755867186
Source: English Heritage
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