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23, Newgate Street, Morpeth

Description: 23, Newgate Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 238750

OS Grid Reference: NZ1978986061
OS Grid Coordinates: 419789, 586061
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1685, -1.6909

Location: Wighams Yard, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 1AW

Locality: Morpeth
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE61 1AW

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Listing Text

NZ 1986 (West side)

No. 23


Shop and offices. C18 remodelled mid C19. Brick in English Garden Wall Bond,
with C19 ashlar dressings. Welsh slate roof. 3 storeys, 3 windows.

Ground floor 5 bays with 2-leaf, 8-panel doors in architraves in outer bays.
Shop window between divided by rusticated Tuscan pilasters. Dentil cornice

1st and 2nd floor have rusticated quoins. 1st floor has 2-pane sashes in
architraves with pulvinated friezes and pediments; centre bay has semicircular
pediment. 2nd floor has sill band and smaller 2-pane sashes in shouldered

Modillion cornice. Gabled roof with kneelers and chamfered coping. Corniced
ashlar end stacks.

Listing NGR: NZ1978986061

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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