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Description: Social Services Area Office
Date Listed: 19 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 303405
OS Grid Reference: NZ2997466296
OS Grid Coordinates: 429974, 566296
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9904, -1.5331
WALLSEND HUGH STREET (north side)
NZ 26 NE
6/157 Social Services Area Office.
Vicarage, now Social Services offices. 1903; land given by G.B. Hunter. Snecked
sandstone with plinth and ashlar dressings; plain-tiled roof. 2 storeys and attics;
4 x 3 bays and low one-bay pent left extension. Part-glazed double door recessed
under keyed arch in third bay; tripartite sashes in first bay; canted bay windows
in second; sashes above door and in fourth bay, all with glazing bars. Right
return has canted bay windows flanking blind ground floor and first floor sash.
Projecting stone sills and flat stone lintels to all windows. Floor band;
modillioned eaves cornice. 2 hipped dormers with tripartite sashes, one altered
and one with smaller casement windows. Tall corniced chimneys. Included partly
for group value with Church of St. Luke.
Listing NGR: NZ2997466296
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Source: English Heritage
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