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Description: 94, Newgate Street
Date Listed: 11 August 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 238747
OS Grid Reference: NZ1965186293
OS Grid Coordinates: 419651, 586293
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1706, -1.6930
MORPETH NEWGATE STREET
NZ 1986 (East side)
22/258 No. 94 (formerly
11.8.50 listed as Morpeth
High School for Girls)
Offices, formerly a house, then a school, now Education Offices. Mid C18 and
c.1840. In 3 sections.
Mid C18 centre section: Brick in English Garden Wall Bond. Stone slate roof.
3 storeys, 4 bays. Rusticated quoins. 12-pane sashes with moulded sills and
flat arches with moulded keystone. Band above ground floor, and 2nd floor sill
Right section c.1840: Ashlar with Welsh slate roof. Tudor style. 2 storeys,
4 windows on ground floor, 3 above. lst-floor central window is a canted
castellated oriel. Outer windows have gables over. Castellated Tudor-arched
carriage entry to right. Doorway to rear in facade with 2 projecting square
towers: windows with hoodmoulds and castellated parapet.
Left section is not of the same special interest as the rest of the building.
Early C20 Teachers' Centre to rear not of special interest.
Listing NGR: NZ1965186293
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Source: English Heritage
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