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Former Valve House, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: Former Valve House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 304351

OS Grid Reference: NZ1522766933
OS Grid Coordinates: 415227, 566933
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9967, -1.7635

Location: Hexham Road, Newburn, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE15 9DT

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE15 9DT

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Listing Text


7/31 Former valve house.


Valve house now storage building. Circa 1870 for Newcastle and Gateshead Water
Company. Snecked sandstone with pecked quoins and dressings. Welsh slate roof with
lead ball and spike finial. One storey; one bay square. Diagonally boarded door
in stop-chamfered surround to east; square renewed window with flat stop-chamfered
lintel and projecting stone sill to south. Pyramidal roof has wide overhanging

Listing NGR: NZ1522766933

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Source: English Heritage

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