Gates, Piers And Railings To South Of Monkwearmouth College Swan Street Centre

18 Feb 2001
Gates, Piers And Railings To South Of Monkwearmouth College Swan Street Centre, Swan Street, Sunderland, Tyne And Wear, SR5 1EB
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.


NZ35NE SWAN STREET, Southwick 920-1/4/290 (North side) Gates, piers and railings to south of Monkwearmouth College Swan Street Centre


Gates, gate piers, and railings to grammar school, now tertiary college. c1925. Brick piers with painted concrete dressings; wrought-iron gates and railings. 4 square piers form vehicle and pedestrian entrances at centre of building: 2 central piers have plinths, top bands high corniced stepped coping; a corniced beam links bands with corniced coping of slightly lower outer square piers, also with plinths. Central double and side single gates of square-section iron have spiral finials to principals, central diagonal bracing framed by double bars in upper sections, central double bars on lower, with circles at intervals along top, central and bottom horizontal bands. Spike-headed railings have panels of similar pattern at intervals and are set in panels on low segmental-headed wall.

Listing NGR: NZ3913658494


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1774 IOE Records taken by David E Sandersfield; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr David E Sandersfield. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Sandersfield, David E

Rights Holder: Sandersfield, David E


Brick, Concrete, Wrought Iron, Victorian Gate, 20th Century Unassigned, Gate Pier, Railings, Monument <By Form>, Barrier, Further Education College, Education, Training College

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