Tyne and Wear HER(16615): Spital Tongues, Hospital of the Holy Jesus - Details
Spital Tongues, Hospital of the Holy Jesus
Health and Welfare
Shown on the Ordnance Survey plan of 1939. The brick single storey almshouses, to the north of what was then St. Mary Magdalene Home, have a cloister layout. In 1959 38 detached brown brick and render bungalows with pitched concrete roofs, were added, replacing the workers terraces north of Hunter's Road.
North of England Civic Trust, February 2009, Spital Tongues, Newcastle upon Tyne - Suggested Conservation Area Scoping Study, Draft Report, p 11