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House of Recovery in Yard Behind College of Advanced Technology, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: House of Recovery in Yard Behind College of Advanced Technology

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 304389

OS Grid Reference: NZ2433464236
OS Grid Coordinates: 424334, 564236
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9722, -1.6214

Location: A186, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE4 5SQ

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE4 5SQ

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Listing Text

(east side off)

19/87 House of Recovery in
yard behind College
of Advanced Technology.


Hospital. 1804 as fever hospital. Coursed squared sandstone with ashlar dressings;
Welsh slate roof with brick chimneys. 2 storeys, 5 bays, the central 3 slightly
higher and projecting. Flat stone lintels to boarded doors recessed in blocked
round arches. 3 similar arches in central bays are partly bricked up; the central
arch has internal string at door-head level. Sashes with glazing bars on first
floor and in fifth bay on second floor; other windows blind; all have flat stone
lintels. First floor sill band, second floor projecting stone sills. Gutter
cornice to 3 central bays. Hipped roof has 2 ridge chimneys and 5 small ridge
ventilators. Source: Mackenzie, History of Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle 1827
p.516. Empty at time of survey.

Listing NGR: NZ2433464236

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Source: English Heritage

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