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School House, Birtley

Description: School House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 November 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 303766

OS Grid Reference: NZ2739955649
OS Grid Coordinates: 427399, 555649
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8948, -1.5743

Location: 13 Birtley Lane, Birtley DH3 2PJ

Locality: Birtley
County: Gateshead
Country: England
Postcode: DH3 2PJ

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Listing Text

(east side)
School House


House. Circa 1860. Tooled snecked sandstone with ashlar dressings, quoins and
plinth; roof Welsh slate with bands of fishscale pattern. One storey and
dormers; 5 bays. Central half-glazed door, in stop-chamfered alternate-block
jambs and high lintel, in porch with bargeboards and finial. Similar surrounds
and bracketed stone sills to sash windows with glazing bars; bargeboards
and shafts to dormers in bays 2 and 4. Left and right returns have window in
bargeboarded gable peak. 3 transverse ridge chimneys of yellow brick with
stone cornices and C19 yellow chimney pots. Historical note: built as
schoolmaster's house for National School.

Listing NGR: NZ2739955649

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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