REGISTER BUILDINGS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1207091
Date first listed:
10-Nov-1978
Date of most recent amendment:
17-Oct-1994
Statutory Address:
REGISTER BUILDINGS, 114-118, HIGH STREET WEST

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Location

Statutory Address:
REGISTER BUILDINGS, 114-118, HIGH STREET WEST

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

District:
Sunderland (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
NZ 39832 57178

Details

SUNDERLAND

NZ3957SE HIGH STREET WEST 920-1/18/105 (North side) 10/11/78 Nos.114-118 (Consecutive) Register Buildings (Formerly Listed as: HIGH STREET WEST (North side) Nos.114-118 (Consecutive))

GV II

Offices for Registrar and Poor Law Guardians. 1856. By Thomas Moore. Ashlar with Welsh slate roof. Gothic style. 3:2:3 storeys, 4:3:4 windows. Altered ground floor has C20 shops. Central gabled section has 3 lancets under dripstring with central crocketed ogee; pierced quatrefoils flank finial. Pilasters defining gable have cusped panels and rise to octagonal pinnacles and spirelets with Tudor-flower finials. Gable has pierced panelled parapet with intermediate spirelets and finials. Flanking sections have label moulds and splayed reveals to sashes with glazing bars, some renewed; 4 right bays have original fine glazing bars to most windows; one wide C20 window inserted. Moulded gutter cornice. (Corfe T: The Buildings of Sunderland 1814-1914.: Newcastle upon Tyne: 1983-: 15, 20).

Listing NGR: NZ3983257178

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
391484
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Corfe, T, The Buildings of Sunderland 1814-1914, (1983), 15,20

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 22 Aug 1999
Reference: IOE01/01196/18
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr B.G. Carroll. Source Historic England Archive
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