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Corner Building of Borough Treasurers Department Corner Building of Borough Treasurer's Department, North Shields

Description: Corner Building of Borough Treasurers Department Corner Building of Borough Treasurer's Department

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 303332

OS Grid Reference: NZ3568668389
OS Grid Coordinates: 435686, 568389
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0088, -1.4435

Location: Saville Street, North Tyneside NE30 1NT

Locality: North Shields
County: North Tyneside
Country: England
Postcode: NE30 1NT

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Listing Text

NZ 3568 SE
North Shields.
Corner building of Borough
Treasurer's Department.
Poor Law Guardians'Hall, now Borough offices. 1837 by Green for Tynemouth Poor Law
Union. Coursed squared sandstone with ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof with
rendered chimney. Elizabethan style. 2 storeys, 3 x 3 bays. West elevation to
Howard Street has central recessed bay containing double door with mullioned
overlight, and first-floor cross window, under corbel table. Shaped gables over
outer bays with 3-light mullioned-and-transomed ground floor windows, first
floor cross windows, and lancets in gable peaks. Label moulds; first floor
string. Right return to Saville Street in similar style with ball finial on
gable over third bay. Source: H.E. Craster History of Northumberland. vol. VIII
1907 p. 351.

Listing NGR: NZ3568668389

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Source: English Heritage

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