Tyne and Wear HER(15959): Houghton-le-Spring, Mautland Street, Gospel Hall - Details
Houghton-le-Spring, Mautland Street, Gospel Hall
Religious Ritual and Funerary
Place of Worship
Nonconformist Meeting House
Around 1907 two rooms above Frank Jones' chemist shop on Newbottle Street were used for Evangelical services. By 1912 the Houghton-le-Spring Evangelical Assembly hired a hall in Pottery Yard. Later they had this Gospel Hall on Mautland Street on the corner of George Street. Single storey (?rendered) with a pitched tiled roof. Gothic arched door in gable end. A second door in the east elevation along with four Gothic arched windows.
Paul Lanagan, Photo Focus, www.houghtonlespring.org.uk