FORECOURT WALL, PIERS AND RAILINGS TO NORTH OF TRAFALGAR SQUARE ALMSHOUSES

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1208160
Date first listed:
10-Nov-1978
Date of most recent amendment:
17-Oct-1994
Statutory Address:
FORECOURT WALL, PIERS AND RAILINGS TO NORTH OF TRAFALGAR SQUARE ALMSHOUSES, CHURCH WALK

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Location

Statutory Address:
FORECOURT WALL, PIERS AND RAILINGS TO NORTH OF TRAFALGAR SQUARE ALMSHOUSES, CHURCH WALK

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

District:
Sunderland (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
NZ 40664 57245

Details

SUNDERLAND

NZ4057 CHURCH WALK 920-1/12/51 (South side) 10/11/78 Forecourt wall, piers and railings to north of Trafalgar Square Almshouses (Formerly Listed as: CHURCH WALK (South side) Forecourt wall, piers and railings to north of Trafalgar Square)

GV II

Forecourt and yard walls, piers and railings to Trafalgar Square Almshouses (qv). c1840 for the Trustees of the Muster Roll. Pebbledashed front wall; rubble yard wall at left, with brick coping, and brick yard wall at right with ashlar door lintel and coping; rendered gate piers, ashlar piers at outer ends of railings and brick pier to right brick wall. Low front walls, now pebbledashed, with elliptical-section stone coping, end in 4 tall square stone piers which have plinth, cornice and blocking course. To left, a rubble wall with C20 gabled brick coping; to right, a brick wall with flat stone coping ends in tall square pier linking it to wall of yard of caretaker's cottage of Holy Trinity (qv). In this right wall a central projection has a flat stone lintel over a blocked door. Gates and railings renewed.

Listing NGR: NZ4066457245

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
391428
Legacy System:
LBS

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: 10 Oct 1999
Reference: IOE01/01230/10
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr B.G. Carroll. Source Historic England Archive
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