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Land of Green Ginger Shopping Mall and Former Church Hall Adjoining on East, Tynemouth

Description: Land of Green Ginger Shopping Mall and Former Church Hall Adjoining on East

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 November 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 303313

OS Grid Reference: NZ3684569354
OS Grid Coordinates: 436845, 569354
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0174, -1.4253

Location: Front Street, North Tyneside NE30 4BP

Locality: Tynemouth
County: North Tyneside
Country: England
Postcode: NE30 4BP

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Listing Text

NZ 3669 SE
9/67 Land of Green Ginger Shopping
Mall and former church hall
16.11.78 adjoining on east.
Congregational church (now shopping mall) and hall. Church 1868 by Thomas Oliver;
hall dated 1886 in door lintel. Coursed rock-faced stone with ashlar dressings;
Welsh slate roof with stone gable coping. Stone spire and spirelets. Modified
late C13 style. Church oriented north-south; ritual west to Front Street
has tower at right, hall adjoining on east. Steps up to tower double door which
has ballflower ornament to moulded arch on twin shafts; upper stages of tower
have 2-light belfry openings beneath arcades with slit windows. Broach spire
with lucarnes. 4-light west window. Lower one-bay link to 3-storey 3-bay
gabled hall on left, of similar materials. Stone mullioned-and-transomed windows,
the upper ones pointed-arched. Right return of church has 4 gables with 2-light
windows. Historical note: hall erected by members and friends of the Congregational
church for public and educational purposes. Source: H.E. Craster History of
Northumberland vol. VIII 1907. p.377.

Listing NGR: NZ3684569354

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Source: English Heritage

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