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Description: 12, Park Terrace
Date Listed: 19 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 303412
OS Grid Reference: NZ2976766768
OS Grid Coordinates: 429767, 566768
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9946, -1.5363
WALLSEND PARK TERRACE (south side)
NZ 26 NE
Headmaster's house, now private residence. 1876 by J. Johnstone, Newcastle, for
Wallsend Schools Board.
Snecked sandstone with ashlar plinth, quoins and dressings. Welsh slate roof
with decorative ridge tiles; flat stone gable coping. L-plan. Scottish baronial
style. 2 storeys, 3 x 2 bays. Central c.1980 door under overlight, blind bay
above. Paired windows at left under similar pair in hipped half dormer.
Eaves corbel table above first and second bays. High crow-stepped gable over
projecting third bay which contains one-storey canted bay under paired windows
and relieving arch. All windows sashes with glazing bars and sloping sills;
bar-stopped chamfers to all openings. Right return to Station Road has one
blind bay under corbel table and paired sashes under projecting gable.
2 tall corniced and moulded ashlar chimneys.
Listing NGR: NZ2976766768
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Source: English Heritage
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