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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1025384
English Heritage Legacy ID: 303243
Location: Sunderland, NE37
Local Authority Ward: Washington North
Built-Up Area: Washington
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear
Church of England Parish: Usworth
Church of England Diocese: Durham
NZ35NW WASHINGTON STEPHENSON ROAD (east side)
19.12.49 Usworth Hall (Washington
Development Corporation HQ)
(formerly listed under
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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