GATES, PIERS AND RAILINGS TO FORMER SUNDERLAND ORPHANGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1208905
Date first listed:
17-Oct-1994
Statutory Address:
GATES, PIERS AND RAILINGS TO FORMER SUNDERLAND ORPHANGE, MOOR TERRACE

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Location

Statutory Address:
GATES, PIERS AND RAILINGS TO FORMER SUNDERLAND ORPHANGE, MOOR TERRACE

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

District:
Sunderland (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
NZ 40672 57032

Details

SUNDERLAND

NZ4057 MOOR TERRACE 920-1/12/142 (North East side) Gates, piers and railings to former Sunderland Orphanage

II

Gates, piers and railings to boys' orphanage, now community centre (qv). Dated 1861 in inscription on pier BOYS ORPHANAGE SUNDERLAND 1861. Rendered stone piers, brick walls with rendered stone coping, wrought-iron gates and railings. 4 tall square piers, with plinths, cornices, and stepped pyramidal coping, form entrances at N and S ends of wall to W of former orphanage. Gates with plain dogbars below central rail have intertwined fish finials. Similar finials to railings set in brick wall with segmental coping which has pilasters at intervals below clustered railings forming open piers.

Listing NGR: NZ4067257032

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
391520
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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