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Public Baths

A Grade II Listed Building in Wallsend, North Tyneside

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9915 / 54°59'29"N

Longitude: -1.526 / 1°31'33"W

OS Eastings: 430424

OS Northings: 566424

OS Grid: NZ304664

Mapcode National: GBR KBSQ.FH

Mapcode Global: WHC3L.JSJT

Entry Name: Public Baths

Listing Date: 19 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025332

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303408

Location: North Tyneside, NE28

County: North Tyneside

Metropolitan District Ward: Wallsend

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Wallsend St Peter and St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

WALLSEND LAWSON STREET (east side)
NZ 36 NW
7/160 Public Baths
G.V. II
Public baths. Circa 1908 by E.F.W. Liddle and P.L. Brown for the Borough of
Wallsend. Sandstone ashlar and brick with ashlar dressings; roof not visible.
Restrained Baroque style. Office block at left 2 storeys, 3 bays. Bath hall
at right 1 tall storey, one wide bay. Left part: rusticated ground floor.
Round-arched entrances for MEN and WOMEN flank Diocletian window in
projecting centre bay. First floor tripartite window flanked by single
windows in architraves; renewed glazing. Top entablature and blocking
course rest on rusticated pilasters of centre bay and at junction with
bath hall. High ashlar plinth and rusticated angle pilasters frame
Diocletian window in brick upper part of baths hall. Low, stone-coped
gable above.


Listing NGR: NZ3042466424

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