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Latitude: 55.1888 / 55°11'19"N
Longitude: -1.5497 / 1°32'58"W
OS Eastings: 428767
OS Northings: 588371
OS Grid: NZ287883
Mapcode National: GBR K8MF.9S
Mapcode Global: WHC2M.5V92
Entry Name: Former Colliery Offices Now Administration Block
Listing Date: 23 November 2001
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1389505
English Heritage Legacy ID: 488187
Location: Ashington, Northumberland, NE63
Civil Parish: Ashington
Built-Up Area: Ashington
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Woodhorn with Newbiggin
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
1761/0/10001 WOODHORN COLLIERY
28-NOV-01 Former Colliery Offices, now Administr
Former Colliery Offices, now Colliery Museum administration block. Built 1912, restored c. 1990. Yellow brick with ashlar dressing and slate roof with terracotta ridge pieces.
North front has projecting 3 window centre and flanking single storey wings. Two storey central gable has 3 glazing bar sashes to ground floor with slightly broader central window. Above a large 3-light casement window. To left single storey wing has a sash window, a plain door, three further sash windows and another plain door. To right a single panelled door, then 2 sash windows.
South front has 3 window gabled two storey centre flanked by single storey wings. Central plain door with overlight flanked by pairs of small sashes, and above small plaque inscribed "1912". Above a central large glazing bar sash flanked by smaller casements. To left 3 sash windows and a C20 doorway, and to right two sash windows and 2 inserted C20 doors.
This office building was constructed in 1912 to provide accommodation for the colliery manager, under-manager, clerks and other officials, it also included an office for the union representative.
Listing NGR: NZ2889188400
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