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Latitude: 55.0088 / 55°0'31"N
Longitude: -1.4435 / 1°26'36"W
OS Eastings: 435686
OS Northings: 568389
OS Grid: NZ356683
Mapcode National: GBR LBCJ.88
Mapcode Global: WHD4R.SCSJ
Entry Name: Corner Building of Borough Treasurers Department corner Building of Borough Treasurer's Department
Listing Date: 19 February 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1299975
English Heritage Legacy ID: 303332
Location: North Tyneside, NE30
County: North Tyneside
Electoral Ward/Division: Tynemouth
Built-Up Area: Tynemouth
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear
Church of England Parish: North Shields Christ Church
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
TYNEMOUTH HOWARD STREET (east side)
NZ 3568 SE
Corner building of Borough
Poor Law Guardians'Hall, now Borough offices. 1837 by Green for Tynemouth Poor Law
Union. Coursed squared sandstone with ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof with
rendered chimney. Elizabethan style. 2 storeys, 3 x 3 bays. West elevation to
Howard Street has central recessed bay containing double door with mullioned
overlight, and first-floor cross window, under corbel table. Shaped gables over
outer bays with 3-light mullioned-and-transomed ground floor windows, first
floor cross windows, and lancets in gable peaks. Label moulds; first floor
string. Right return to Saville Street in similar style with ball finial on
gable over third bay. Source: H.E. Craster History of Northumberland. vol. VIII
1907 p. 351.
Listing NGR: NZ3568668389
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