This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
NZ 26 NW NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE FENHAM HALL DRIVE (south side) 8/238 17/12/71 St. Mary's Training College lecture room block G.V. II* Teacher training college; 1907 as school by Leonard Stokes for Sacred Heart Society. Flemish bond brick with ashlar dressings; plinth and rusticated quoins; graduated Lakeland slate roof. U-shaped range around courtyard. 2 storeys and attics. 3 wide bays on each front plus wide angle pavilions with large round bows facing; taller, flanking towers. Main south front: sashes with glazing bars in groups of 3 and 5. Deep cornice and parapet before mansard with dormers.
3 tall front; chimneys. 3-storey pavilions have rusticated quoins to second floor level; modillioned eaves cornices. Cornices at same level to flanking towers and parapets of full storey height above. Full-height buttresses on tower returns.
Return elevations of similar style.
Listing NGR: NZ2203865398
© Mr Bob Cottrell. Source: Historic England Archive
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Photographer: Cottrell, Bob
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