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Engine House Between Shafts 1 and 2

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ashington, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.189 / 55°11'20"N

Longitude: -1.5474 / 1°32'50"W

OS Eastings: 428912

OS Northings: 588399

OS Grid: NZ289883

Mapcode National: GBR K8MF.SP

Mapcode Global: WHC2M.6TDW

Entry Name: Engine House Between Shafts 1 and 2

Listing Date: 22 May 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1304432

English Heritage Legacy ID: 235916

Location: Ashington, Northumberland, NE63

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Ashington

Built-Up Area: Ashington (Northumberland)

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Woodhorn with Newbiggin

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 28 NE

2/45 Engine House
between shafts
22/5/86 1 and 2

Engine House, c.1900. Yellow Ashington brick with gauged arches to doors and
windows; metal-sheet roof. Rectangular single-storey building. South elevation
1 storey, 4 bays. Plinth; bays defined by pilasters rising to stepped-and-
cogged eaves cornices. Inserted doorway and round-arched windows, one blocked
and the others with radial heads and metal-framed casements. Left return shows
casement window under timber lintel; round-arched windows with metal-framed
casements to rear.

Interior: Original Jack Engine, which provided a power source auxiliary to the
main winders, survives.

Listing NGR: NZ2891288399

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