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Description: 68, Borough Road
Date Listed: 19 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 303290
OS Grid Reference: NZ3558367921
OS Grid Coordinates: 435583, 567921
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0046, -1.4452
TYNEMOUTH BOROUGH ROAD (west side)
NZ 36 NE
Sailors' Home, now offices. 1856 for 4th Duke of Northumberland. Basement and 2
storeys, 5 bays. Ashlar basement with plinth; snecked sandstone upper floors;
low-pitched Welsh slate roof. Tall voussoirs to surround of double door with
fanlight in sixth bay; moulded sills to first floor windows with architraves,
friezes and pediments; projecting sills to second floor, all sashes with glazing
bars. One pedimented window on ground floor in left return. Moulded plinth,
higher at left on slope, supports giant end pilasters. Eaves gutter cornice and
Listing NGR: NZ3558367921
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Source: English Heritage
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