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Usworth Hall washington Development Corporation Headquarters

A Grade II Listed Building in Washington North, Sunderland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9228 / 54°55'22"N

Longitude: -1.512 / 1°30'43"W

OS Eastings: 431372

OS Northings: 558786

OS Grid: NZ313587

Mapcode National: GBR KCWJ.F3

Mapcode Global: WHC3Z.RJ5G

Entry Name: Usworth Hall washington Development Corporation Headquarters

Listing Date: 19 December 1949

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025384

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303243

Location: Sunderland, NE37

County: Sunderland

Metropolitan District Ward: Washington North

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Usworth

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ35NW WASHINGTON STEPHENSON ROAD (east side)
2/85

19.12.49 Usworth Hall (Washington
Development Corporation HQ)
(formerly listed under
Usworth)

II

House, late C.18 for Bernard Shaw. Sandstone ashlar with Welsh slate roof.
U-shaped plan. 2 storeys, 5 windows. South elevation: central double 5-panelled
door in open Tuscan porch with fluted frieze; bands, eaves cornice, open pediment
over central 3 windows. Plain reveals to sash windows without glazing bars;
round window in pediment. Hipped roof has 2 transverse yellow brick chimneys.
Interior: staircase altered but dado survives; 2 arched openings made in wall
between hall and principal room.


Listing NGR: NZ3137258786

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