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Urban Studies Centre, Gateshead

Description: Urban Studies Centre

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 November 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 303808

OS Grid Reference: NZ2763762116
OS Grid Coordinates: 427637, 562116
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9529, -1.5700

Location: Mulberry Street, Gateshead NE10 0JB

Locality: Gateshead
County: Gateshead
Country: England
Postcode: NE10 0JB

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Listing Text

(south side)

6/42 Urban Studies Centre


Railway station, now urban studies centre. 1842 for Brandling Junction
Railway; restored 1978. Coursed squared sandstone with quoins; roof
of Welsh slate has stone gable coping. One storey, 2 bays by 2.
North elevation; blind left bay; at right, 4-centred arch and alternating
block jambs to boarded double door. South elevation to railway lines:
projecting bay left containing tall 3-light stone-mullioned window
under label mould; Brandling Arms and letters BR in gable peak over
window; at right a blocked doorway under 4-centred arch. Historical note:
work began on the railway in 1836; the first station on this site was of
wood. Source: Gateshead Public Libraries The Brandling Junction Railway
Local History Project Folder, 1973.

Listing NGR: NZ2763762116

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Source: English Heritage

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