Fast Search

You are Here: Home / Newcastle, Garth Heads Improved Housing

Tyne and Wear HER(4324): Newcastle, Garth Heads Improved Housing - Details

Back to Search Results


4324


Newcastle


Newcastle, Garth Heads Improved Housing


Newcastle


NZ26SE


Domestic



Industrial House


Early Modern


C19


Extant Building


Garth Heads Improved Housing were industrial workers dwellings, built in 1869 for the Newcastle upon Tyne Improved Industrial Dwellings Company Ltd. The building, which was extended in 1878 is probably the earliest example of philanthropic industrial housing in the city. LISTED GRADE 2


2552


6421


NZ25526421



<< HER 4324 >> 2nd edition Ordnance Survey map, 1899, 6 inch scale, Northumberland, 97, NE I.M. Ayris, & S.M. Linsley, 1994, A Guide to the Industrial Archaeology of Tyne and Wear, p.74; Grace McCombie, 2009, Newcastle and Gateshead - Pevsner Architectural Guide, p. 32 and 131

Back to Search Results