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The Tunnel Tavern, Jarrow

Description: The Tunnel Tavern

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 303749

OS Grid Reference: NZ3307265680
OS Grid Coordinates: 433072, 565680
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9846, -1.4847

Location: 45 Commercial Road, Jarrow NE32 3DX

Locality: Jarrow
County: South Tyneside
Country: England
Postcode: NE32 3DX

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Listing Text


1/88 Nos 1-3 (The Tunnel Tavern)



House, now public house. Late C18/early C19. Coursed squared sandstone, ashlar
plinth and quoins; roof of Welsh slate. 2 storeys, 4 bays. West elevation:
ground floor has mid-C19 double shop front with central door in 3 bays, having
glazing bars, ornate brackets to plain fascia under cornice, 4-panelled door
recessed in panelled reveals; then house door under oblong fanlight, and window
with original external shutters, upper sash having lost glazing bars; 4 windows
at first floor. All windows sashes with glazing bars, having projecting cills,
alternating block jambs and painted lintels. Left return : 2 late C19 shop
fronts, partly blocked in between 6 flat Tuscan pilasters of wood, having plain
fascia; one window at first floor left. Roof, half-hipped, has square brick
chimney stack with ashlar plinth in centre of hip at left, one end chimney of
stone and brick at right, one rear stack of brick. C19 street name on west

Listing NGR: NZ3307265680

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Source: English Heritage

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