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Penshaw House

A Grade II Listed Building in Shiney Row, Sunderland

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Latitude: 54.8701 / 54°52'12"N

Longitude: -1.4998 / 1°29'59"W

OS Eastings: 432197

OS Northings: 552925

OS Grid: NZ321529

Mapcode National: GBR KDZ4.20

Mapcode Global: WHC45.XVZD

Entry Name: Penshaw House

Listing Date: 15 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1354969

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303221

Location: Sunderland, DH4

County: Sunderland

Electoral Ward/Division: Shiney Row

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Washington

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Herrington, Penshaw and Shiney Row

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

4/65 Penshaw

Penshaw House


House, now social services assessment centre and 2 dwellings. Circa 1830.
Ashlar; low-pitched roof of Welsh slate with flat stone gable coping. 2 storeys,
3 windows on West elevation. Central half-glazed door between narrow windows in
flat Tuscan doorcase; tripartite sash windows at ground floor, single sashes
at first, all with glazing bars. Cill band, eaves cornice and blocking course.
2 end brick chimneys. Interior shows architraves to 5-panelled doors, window
shutters and some moulded cornices and patterned friezes. Staircase has
decorated tread ends.

Listing NGR: NZ3219252885

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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