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Fire Station

A Grade II Listed Building in Wallsend, North Tyneside

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9916 / 54°59'29"N

Longitude: -1.5265 / 1°31'35"W

OS Eastings: 430395

OS Northings: 566440

OS Grid: NZ303664

Mapcode National: GBR KBSQ.BF

Mapcode Global: WHC3L.JSBQ

Entry Name: Fire Station

Listing Date: 19 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366095

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303407

Location: North Tyneside, NE28

County: North Tyneside

Electoral Ward/Division: Wallsend

Built-Up Area: Wallsend

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Wallsend St Peter and St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

WALLSEND LAWSON STREET (east side)
NZ 36 NW
7/159 Fire Station
G.V. II
Fire station. Circa 1908 by E.F.W. Liddle and P.L. Brown for the Borough of
Wallsend. Sandstone ashlar, brick with ashlar dressings. Restrained Baroque
style. 2 storeys, 5 windows and left vehicle entrance archway. Rusticated
ground floor has recessed arches to 2 engine entrances with glazed doors;
6-panelled door and overlight at right, and sash window in fifth bay. 6 first
floor sashes in architraves with moulded sills. Upper glazing bars to all
sash windows. First floor string; modillioned eaves cornice and balustraded
parapet except in centre bays which have panel inscribed FIRE STATION.


Listing NGR: NZ3039566440

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