The following information is from the book, The Streets of Hebburn - if you can help update or correct it, please let me know, thank you:
BATH ROAD: Just off Finchale Road, across and almost in line with Melrose Avenue.
6 residential homes. 4 Semi-detached and 2 Flats. Built 1956.
In 1850, this land was known as ‘Priests Close’, occupied by Matthew Laws, and leased from
landowner Cuthbert Ellison.
Named after: City in the ceremonial county of Somerset, England.