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Joicey Aged Miners' Homes, Front Wall and Railings, Houghton le Spring

Description: Joicey Aged Miners' Homes, Front Wall and Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 303219

OS Grid Reference: NZ3298552620
OS Grid Coordinates: 432985, 552620
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8673, -1.4876

Location: Philadelphia Lane, Houghton-le-Spring, Sunderland DH4 4JU

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

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Listing Text

4/63 Shiney Row

Joicey Aged Miners' Homes,
front wall and railings.


12 Houses. Dated 1906. For the Durham Aged Miners' Homes Association. Yellow
brick with bands of red brick; roof of Welsh slate has decorated red ridge
tiles. Terrace with one house at each end having returned gable to street.
Rectangular fanlights over hardboard-covered doors which are grouped in
pairs, the end 2 being in the angle of the return. Each house has one
double sash window with projecting stone cill, central stone mullion and
stop-chamfered stone lintel. Row of turned wooden posts and brackets, on
low brick wall, supports full-length porch. Chimneys of yellow brick with
red brick cornice; 6 transverse gables to street have barge boards and
decorative timber with rendered infill. Low coped brick walls carrying
wrought iron railings enclose garden in front of house. Included for
sociological reasons.

Listing NGR: NZ3298552620

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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