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Corner Building of Borough Treasurers Department corner Building of Borough Treasurer's Department

A Grade II Listed Building in Tynemouth, North Tyneside

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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

Grade: II

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

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Listing Text

NZ 3568 SE
North Shields.
Corner building of Borough
Treasurer's Department.
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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