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The County Hotel, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: The County Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 304340

OS Grid Reference: NZ2440367739
OS Grid Coordinates: 424403, 567739
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0036, -1.6200

Location: High Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE5 5AU

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE5 5AU

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Listing Text


8/20 The County Hotel


Public house. Mid C19. Sandstone ashlar with Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys, 2 and
3 bays. Main 3-bay section has blocked central door in architrave with bracketed
dentilled cornice; inserted window has projecting stone sill. Ground floor paired
sashes have bracketed sills; first floor sashes with late C19 glazing bars in
lugged architraves. 2 bays set back slightly at left have 2 narrow and one wide
ground-floor windows with impost string and keyed segmental arches; bracketed sills
and architraves to first floor sashes. All ground floor windows have c.1900 stained
glass. First floor band, eaves band and gutter cornice. Low-pitched roof has
ashlar chimneys with plinths and cornices.

Listing NGR: NZ2440367739

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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