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Latitude: 54.6582 / 54°39'29"N
Longitude: -1.186 / 1°11'9"W
OS Eastings: 452613
OS Northings: 529535
OS Grid: NZ526295
Mapcode National: GBR NG5K.1Y
Mapcode Global: WHD6M.R5GT
Entry Name: Bus Station
Listing Date: 17 December 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1250676
English Heritage Legacy ID: 433133
Location: Hartlepool, TS25
Electoral Ward/Division: Seaton
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Hartlepool
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear
Church of England Parish: Seaton Carew
Church of England Diocese: Durham
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 22/04/2014
NZ 52 114
THE FRONT (east side).
(Formerly listed as Bus Station and beach shelter)
Rendered brick and reinforced concrete, all painted, with flat reinforced concrete and asphalt roofs. Art Deco style; symmetrical plan. Central clock tower projects from adjoining single-storey utility building flanked by staircases and landings. This was formerly linked to a rectangular-plan shelter to the rear that was demolished circa 1993. Single-storey concave-plan passenger shelters, to left and right of clock tower, form a crescent facing The Front. The Clock tower is a simple square shaft on a panelled pedestal; each of the shaft sides has a single tall, round-headed panel with clock face above a large reeded corbel, the corners of the tower having additional detail in the form of simple, clasping, low-relief buttresses. The doorways to the utility building have flat surrounds. The staircases and decks of the utility block have steel geometric-pattern balustrades with end and intermediate fluted piers on moulded corbels. Passenger shelters are open-fronted with 4 circular shafts and responds and at their ends they have slightly projecting convex-plan pavilions. Deep eaves cornice and shallow parapet. Timber seating fixed to rear walls.
Listing NGR: NZ5261329535
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