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Monkton Hall, Hebburn

Description: Monkton Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 January 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 303753

OS Grid Reference: NZ3192563649
OS Grid Coordinates: 431925, 563649
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9665, -1.5029

Location: Monkton Lane, South Tyneside NE32 5NN

Locality: Hebburn
County: South Tyneside
Country: England
Postcode: NE32 5NN

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Listing Text

Monkton Hall
18.1.49 formerly listed as
Monkton Hall (North
Eastern Association
for the care of the
Feeble Minded)


House, now psychiatric hospital. Third quarter of C18, rainwater head
is dated 1763. Rendered; Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys, 5 windows with
raised surrounds; raised quoins; parapet bands. Main elevation: C20 porch
encloses central rusticated doorway; at first floor there is a round sundial
dated 1773; sash windows. Roof steeply pitched having stone-coped parapets
to the gables, 2 end corniced brick chimneys. Interior: dentilled cornices
to upper and lower halls and one principal room, open well staircase with
cut string, 2 turned balusters to each step, curved section handrail, dado
rail. Some original architraves, ogee-headed staircase window, with painted
glass in ogee, behind wide arch on columns.

Listing NGR: NZ3192563649

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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