FORMER PARISH SCHOOL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1355141

Date first listed: 18-Nov-1985

Statutory Address: FORMER PARISH SCHOOL, DUNSTON ROAD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: FORMER PARISH SCHOOL, DUNSTON ROAD

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

District: Gateshead (Metropolitan Authority)

National Grid Reference: NZ 22682 62604

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

NZ 26 SW WHICKHAM DUNSTON ROAD (east side) Dunston

5/123 Former parish school 100 metres north of White Gate.

G.V. II

School, now workshops. Dated 1818. Coursed squared sandstone with large quoins and ashlar dressings; low-pitched Welsh slate roof with flat stone gable copings. One storey, 8 bays. Recessed 4-panelled door under stone lintel in bay 8. Round-section mullioned and transomed windows in all bays, those in bays 2, 4 and 6 under gabled dormers breaking eaves; all with flat stone sills, irregular-block jambs and wood lintels. Long windows in right return under inscription ERECTED BY SUBSCRIPTION, ANNO DOMINI, 1818. THE HON. AND REV. EDWARD GREY, RECTOR. Historical note: subscribers included the Bishop of Durham and the trustees of Lord Crewe. Source: W. Bourn, Annals of the Parish of Whickham, Consett 1892, 101.

Listing NGR: NZ2268262604

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 303888

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Bourn, W, Annals of the Parish of Whickham, (1892), 101

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