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Former Girls Block South at Easington Colliery School

A Grade II Listed Building in Easington, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7884 / 54°47'18"N

Longitude: -1.3301 / 1°19'48"W

OS Eastings: 443176

OS Northings: 543925

OS Grid: NZ431439

Mapcode National: GBR MF42.T9

Mapcode Global: WHD5S.JXV1

Entry Name: Former Girls Block South at Easington Colliery School

Listing Date: 13 October 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072592

English Heritage Legacy ID: 468880

Location: Easington Colliery, County Durham, SR8

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Easington Colliery

Built-Up Area: Easington

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Easington Colliery

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

(North side)
488/7/10005 Former Girls Block South at
Easington Colliery School


School classroom block. 1911-13 by J Morson of Durham. Red brick with concrete dressings and slate roofs. Baroque Revival style.
EXTERIOR: 2 storey. South entrance front has rusticated surround with double glazed doors in moulded surround topped with plaque inscribed GIRLS. Above tall glazing bar stair window with keystone and brick rustication above again moulded band and 3-light attic window. Moulded cornice above topped with octagonal drum and concrete dome with flag poll. Either side 3 glazing bar casement windows one to each floor. North front has similar window arrangement. East elevation 21 windows arranged 3:6:3:6:3. Central projecting block has brick rustication and bracketed concrete cornice, with 3 tall glazing bar windows with double keystones to both floors. Either side 2 sets of 3 glazing bar windows with broader central windows and taller central windows on upper floor. Projecting end pavilions also have 3 tall glazing bar windows with broader central windows and taller central windows on upper floor under segment arched parapet, plus double doors to each pavilion in moulded concrete surrounds.
West front has similar window arrangement without entrance doors.
INTERIOR not inspected.

Listing NGR: NZ4317643925

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