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National Coal Board Workshops Welding Bay and Fabrication Block, Houghton le Spring

Description: National Coal Board Workshops Welding Bay and Fabrication Block

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 303217

OS Grid Reference: NZ3365952495
OS Grid Coordinates: 433659, 552495
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8661, -1.4771

Location: 2 Langley Street, Houghton-le-Spring, Sunderland DH4 4UG

Locality: Houghton le Spring
County: Sunderland
Country: England
Postcode: DH4 4UG

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Listing Text

4/61 (Inset) Philadelphia.

N.C.B. Workshops : welding bay
and fabrication block.


Workshops. Dated 1919 for Lambton Colliery Company with alterations. Brick
with stone dressings; Welsh slate roof. L-shaped. One high storey, 2 windows
in north elevation, 4 in right return, 4 in west wing. North elevation has
large round-headed brick arch between 2 square modern casements. Right
return has later square casements under round gauged brick arches with key-
stones. Similar windows to wing, all with stone projecting cills. Dentilled
brick eaves. Large square chimney on wing. Included for group considerations.

Listing NGR: NZ3365952495

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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