Topics > Tyne and Wear > Sunderland > Ashbrooke > Ashbrooke Conservation Area

Ashbrooke Conservation Area


Ashbrooke Conservation Area was designated in 1969, and is the largest conservation area in Sunderland, covering almost 75 hectares. Ashbrooke  is a spacious, leafy suburb with Victorian terraced housing, fine church architecture, large villas (such as Charlton House, Langham Tower), bordered by historic parks and green spaces (esp. Backhouse Park and Mowbray Park).[1

Ashbrooke Conservation Areas
from http://www.sunderland.gov.u...
Ashbrooke Conservation Area Character Study
- 2005 (pdf) character appraisal and strategy for preservation and enhancement of character. "Ashbrooke was declared a Conservation Area in 1969 in recognition of its architectural and historic interest. It is ...

Added by
Simon Cotterill
from http://www.twsitelines.info...
Tyne and Wear HER(12421): Sunderland, Ashbrooke Conservation Area
- "Designated in 1969. It is a spacious, leafy suburb with Victorian terraced housing, fine church architecture, large villas, historic parks and green spaces. The CA covers some 74.86 hectares ...

Added by
Simon Cotterill
  Co-Curate Page
Conservation Areas
- Summary County Durham Northumberland Teesside Tyne and Wear Conservation areas have special restrictions imposed on development in order to retain the character of the area. Conservation areas were first introduced ...

Comments

Add a comment or share a memory.

Login to add a comment. Sign-up if you don't already have an account.



ABOUT US

Co-Curate is a project which brings together online collections, museums, universities, schools and community groups to make and re-make stories and images from North East England and Cumbria. Co-Curate is a trans-disciplinary project that will open up 'official' museum and 'un-officia'l co-created community-based collections and archives through innovative collaborative approaches using social media and open archives/data.

LATEST SHARED RESOURCES