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Description: 35, Oldgate
Date Listed: 22 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 238769
OS Grid Reference: NZ1963285944
OS Grid Coordinates: 419632, 585944
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1674, -1.6933
NZ 1985 (South side)
24/279 No. 35
Shop and house. 1889 by Boolds and Hardy of Morpeth for Mr. Matteson. Rock-
faced stone with Welsh slate roof. Art and Craft Tudor style. L-plan with
shop front towards Oldgate and large house to rear.
Shop: 2 storeys plus attics. Ground floor has original shop front with half-
glazed door to left and large 4-light mullioned shop window to right. Shop
sign above with stone relief: lettering and stone cornice supported by dated
stone brackets with small grotesque figures. On 1st floor two 3-light mullioned
windows in chamfered surrounds. Steeply-pitched gabled roof with flat coping
and tall corniced end stacks on rear pitch. 4-light raking dormer. On right
return small consciously-irregular windows,
House. 2 storeys, 3 bays with slightly projecting, cross-gabled centre bay.
To the right a half-glazed door with long, low 4-light mullioned window to
right of it. Above, directly below eaves, a low 12-light window with wood
baluster mullions; this continues round the corner and along the right return.
Other ground-floor windows are 3-light mullioned-and-transomed. 1st floor has
2- and 3-light mullioned windows. Gabled roof with tall corniced end and
Listing NGR: NZ1963285944
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Source: English Heritage
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