Tyne and Wear HER(11795): Westoe, Westoe Village, No. 16, La Tourelle - Details
Westoe, Westoe Village, No. 16, La Tourelle
Baroque revival style. Spacially complex and brimming with decoration. A tall narrow Baroque mansion like Ravensworth and The Briary (HER 8128) alongside. The flower motif on the finials is copied on the modern railings.
North East Civic Trust & South Tyneside Council, 2002, Westoe Conservation Area Character Appraisal; South Tyneside Council, 2006, Westoe Conservation Area Management Plan, Draft SPD 10; A. Flagg, date unknown, 'Westoe Village', unpublished text held by South Shields Local Studies Library; G. Hodgson, 1924, History of South Shields; N. Pevsner, 1953, The Buildings of England: County Durham