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Latitude: 55.0603 / 55°3'37"N
Longitude: -1.76 / 1°45'36"W
OS Eastings: 415426
OS Northings: 574010
OS Grid: NZ154740
Mapcode National: GBR J94X.RT
Mapcode Global: WHC38.Y22H
Entry Name: Block 27
Listing Date: 22 August 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1042692
English Heritage Legacy ID: 238842
Location: Ponteland, Northumberland, NE20
Civil Parish: Ponteland
Built-Up Area: Smallburn
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Ponteland St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
PONTELAND NORTHUMBRIA POLICE H.Q.
NZ 17 SE
17/348 Block 27
Workshops for cottage homes. 1903 for the Newcastle Board of Guardians. Now
Police workshops. Cavity walls with stretcher bond brick. Welsh slate roof.
3 ranges forming U-plan. Single-storey, 5 x 3 bays. 2-light windows in moulded
wood surrounds. 12-pane sash in each light. Hipped roof with 2 corniced
stacks. 2 boarded doors, and boarded double doors to rear.
Included for group value and historical interest as a survival of industrial
training for boys in care.
Listing NGR: NZ1542674010
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