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Urban Studies Centre

A Grade II Listed Building in Felling, Gateshead

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Latitude: 54.9529 / 54°57'10"N

Longitude: -1.57 / 1°34'11"W

OS Eastings: 427637

OS Northings: 562116

OS Grid: NZ276621

Mapcode National: GBR SWK.KZ

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.VRKW

Entry Name: Urban Studies Centre

Listing Date: 18 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1299895

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303808

Location: Gateshead, NE10

County: Gateshead

Electoral Ward/Division: Felling

Built-Up Area: Gateshead

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Felling

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

(south side)

6/42 Urban Studies Centre


Railway station, now urban studies centre. 1842 for Brandling Junction
Railway; restored 1978. Coursed squared sandstone with quoins; roof
of Welsh slate has stone gable coping. One storey, 2 bays by 2.
North elevation; blind left bay; at right, 4-centred arch and alternating
block jambs to boarded double door. South elevation to railway lines:
projecting bay left containing tall 3-light stone-mullioned window
under label mould; Brandling Arms and letters BR in gable peak over
window; at right a blocked doorway under 4-centred arch. Historical note:
work began on the railway in 1836; the first station on this site was of
wood. Source: Gateshead Public Libraries The Brandling Junction Railway
Local History Project Folder, 1973.

Listing NGR: NZ2763762116

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