Tyne and Wear HER(11781): Westoe Conservation Area

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  • Description

    SiteLines - Historical Environmental Record "Designated in 1971. Westoe Conservation Area is based on Westoe Village which contains a remarkable collection of eighteenth and nineteenth century houses, in a green tree-filled setting. It was extended in 1975 and 1981 to include surrounding estates with related character. South Shields' wealthy industrialists lived in townhouses and mansions in Westoe Village. Outlying developments included Westoe Villa and Ingham Infirmary. During the C19 larger detached houses were built along Dean Road, Sunderland Road and what is now called Westoe Drive...."
  • Owner

    Simon Cotterill
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
  • License

    What does this mean? Unknown license check permission to reuse
  • Further information

    Link: http://www.twsitelines.info/smr/11781
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 9 years, 11 months ago
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