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Description: Fire Station
Date Listed: 19 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 303407
OS Grid Reference: NZ3039566440
OS Grid Coordinates: 430395, 566440
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9916, -1.5265
WALLSEND LAWSON STREET (east side)
NZ 36 NW
7/159 Fire Station
Fire station. Circa 1908 by E.F.W. Liddle and P.L. Brown for the Borough of
Wallsend. Sandstone ashlar, brick with ashlar dressings. Restrained Baroque
style. 2 storeys, 5 windows and left vehicle entrance archway. Rusticated
ground floor has recessed arches to 2 engine entrances with glazed doors;
6-panelled door and overlight at right, and sash window in fifth bay. 6 first
floor sashes in architraves with moulded sills. Upper glazing bars to all
sash windows. First floor string; modillioned eaves cornice and balustraded
parapet except in centre bays which have panel inscribed FIRE STATION.
Listing NGR: NZ3039566440
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Source: English Heritage
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