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68, Borough Road, North Shields

Description: 68, Borough Road

Grade: II
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

Locality: North Shields
County: North Tyneside
Country: England
Postcode: NE29 6LU

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Listing Text

NZ 36 NE
North Shields
No. 68
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
blocking course.

Listing NGR: NZ3558367921

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Source: English Heritage

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