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Presbytery of Church of St Michael, Houghton le Spring

Description: Presbytery of Church of St Michael

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 303188

OS Grid Reference: NZ3408349187
OS Grid Coordinates: 434083, 549187
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8364, -1.4709

Location: Bishops Wynd, Houghton-le-Spring, Sunderland DH5 8NG

Locality: Houghton le Spring
County: Sunderland
Country: England
Postcode: DH5 8NG

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Listing Text

Presbytery of Church of
St. Michael.


R.C. presbytery. 1837 by Ignatius Bonomi.Snecked limestone with ashlar
dressings; Welsh slate roof. Adjacent to chancel of church; L-shaped with
passage linking to church. 2 storeys, 4 bays. West elevation : stone
transomed-and-mullioned 2-light window, and 6-panelled door with mullioned
fanlight, under double and single casements; gable to street has a 2-light
stone mullioned-and-transomed window on each floor with relieving arch over,
a slit window and ashlar bands in gable peak; set-back at right blind.
Irregular 4-bay right return. Roof has flat stone gable coping resting on
coped footstones; red ridge tiles; 3 corniced ashlar chimneys at rear, at
left end and transverse.

Listing NGR: NZ3408349187

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Source: English Heritage

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