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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: URBAN STUDIES CENTRE

List entry Number: 1299895

Location

URBAN STUDIES CENTRE, MULBERRY STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
GatesheadMetropolitan Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 18-Nov-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 303808

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History

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Details

NZ 26 SE FELLING MULBERRY STREET (south side)

6/42 Urban Studies Centre

II

Railway station, now urban studies centre. 1842 for Brandling Junction Railway; restored 1978. Coursed squared sandstone with quoins; roof of Welsh slate has stone gable coping. One storey, 2 bays by 2. North elevation; blind left bay; at right, 4-centred arch and alternating block jambs to boarded double door. South elevation to railway lines: projecting bay left containing tall 3-light stone-mullioned window under label mould; Brandling Arms and letters BR in gable peak over window; at right a blocked doorway under 4-centred arch. Historical note: work began on the railway in 1836; the first station on this site was of wood. Source: Gateshead Public Libraries The Brandling Junction Railway Local History Project Folder, 1973.

Listing NGR: NZ2763762116

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Title: The Branding Junction Railway - Date: 1973

National Grid Reference: NZ 27637 62116

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