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The Close, Whitburn

Description: The Close

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 February 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 303663

OS Grid Reference: NZ4059261672
OS Grid Coordinates: 440592, 561672
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9481, -1.3678

Location: Church Lane, South Tyneside SR6 7JL

Locality: Whitburn
County: South Tyneside
Country: England
Postcode: SR6 7JL

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Listing Text

The Close (formerly
25.2.49 listed as Whitburn


House, formerly rectory. 1818 by Stokoe of Newcastle. Sandstone ashlar; Welsh
slate roof. 3 storeys, 9 windows with full-height bows containing the 3 at each
end on the south elevation, the first floor windows in the bows having cast iron
balconies; original sashes replaced with C20 casements. Moulded cornices,
returned, at 2nd floor level and eaves at south front. Low-pitched hipped roof, 3
transverse ashlar chimney stacks with cornices.

Listing NGR: NZ4059261672

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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