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Description: Howick House
Howick Street Garage
Date Listed: 25 August 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 235751
OS Grid Reference: NU1857313077
OS Grid Coordinates: 418573, 613077
Latitude/Longitude: 55.4113, -1.7082
No 3 (Howick House)
and Howick Street Garage
NU 1813 SE 1/283
Part of Howick Street development after 1831. Two storeys, 5 windows in all.
Gabled 2nd floor added to the garage (former coach works which were part of original
development). Ashlar, No 3 painted, with 1st floor cill band and moulded eaves
cornice. Part slate, part asbestos roof; No 3 has 4 plastic vases and cross ridged
features on the eaves. One shared brick chimney and one stone chimney. Glazing
bar sash windows, No 3 with louvred shutters on 1st floor. No 3 has round headed
doorway with boldly rusticated quoins and diamond panelled door. Garage has large
depressed arch to right. To left is a 2nd floor, a late C19 addition with a heavy
gable having scrolls to raised pediment at apex and a 2 light round headed central
window with a moulded hood. The 3 storey property, now divided, extends back to
Gill's Lane; inside are panelled dados taken from SS Olympic (cf White Swan, Bondgate
Within). The south wall on the 1st floor is partly timber framed (recent) with
Listing NGR: NU1857913081
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Source: English Heritage
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