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Pendower Former Open Air School, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: Pendower Former Open Air School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 304913

OS Grid Reference: NZ2133264890
OS Grid Coordinates: 421332, 564890
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9782, -1.6682

Location: Adair Avenue, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE15 6PP

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE15 6PP

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Listing Text

11/562 (South side)
Pendower: former open-
air School
Open-air school 1925. Rendered brick on north and west; full-width folding glazed
doors on other walls; slate roofs. Main L-plan block and 3 pavilions stepping forward
from south arm. Hall at north and classrooms at west have glazed corridors. 3
pavilions have whole sides which open; and low pyramidal roofs. Built in an attempt
to combat the high rate of serious illness among schoolchildren. Listed for
sociological interest.

Listing NGR: NZ2133264890

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Source: English Heritage

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