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ETHEL WILLIAMS HALL

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: ETHEL WILLIAMS HALL

List entry Number: 1025390

Location

ETHEL WILLIAMS HALL, FRONT STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: North Tyneside

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 19-Feb-1986

Date of most recent amendment: 17-Dec-1992

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 303250

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History

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Details

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NZ 26 NE LONGBENTON FRONT STREET

(north side) 6/5 Ethel Williams Hall (part) (formerly listed as North House) 27.2.50 GV II The address shall be amended by the removal of the previous list date and the address shall be amended to read:- NZ 26 NE LONGBENTON FRONT STREET (north side) 6/5 Ethel Williams Hall (formerly known as the Northern Counties Orphanage) GV II

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LONGBENTON FRONT STREET (north side) NZ 26 NE 6/5 Longbenton 27.2.50 Ethel Williams Hall (part) (formerly listed as North house) G.V. II Vicarage; orphanage in C20; now university hall of residence. Circa 1734 for C.Hayton; c.1757 entrance hall and dining room. Coursed irregularly-squared sandstone; Welsh slate roof with flat stone gable coping on curved kneelers at rear, renewed kneelers at front. Ashlar front and brick rear chimneys. 2 storeys and attics; 5 windows. Renewed door with overlight in flat stone surround in fourth bay. Plain narrow sashes in wide boxes; flat stone lintels and sills. 2 later hipped dormers, with glazing bars, in double-span roof. Interior shows panelled room at front left with plain, bracketed, chimney piece; ceiling concealed by inserted ceiling; lugged pedimented architrave to door to rear room; partly-replaced ramped handrail to stair; some 2-panelled cupboard doors and internal shutters. Sources: (Besley) Desultory Notices of the Church and Vicarage of Long Benton, Newcastle, 1843 p.lO. M. Hope Dodds History of Northumberland vol. XIII 1930, p.400.

Listing NGR: NZ2730968512

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Desultory Notices of the Church and Vicarage of Long Benton Newcastle, (1843), 10
Dodds Hope, M, 'A History of Northumberland' in The Parishes of Heddon on the Wall Newburn Long Benton Wallsend Chapelries Gosforth Cramlington Townships Benwell Elswick Heaton Byker Fenham Jesmond, , Vol. 13, (1930), 400

National Grid Reference: NZ 27309 68512

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