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8, Bigg Market, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: 8, Bigg Market

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 304408

OS Grid Reference: NZ2483064148
OS Grid Coordinates: 424830, 564148
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9713, -1.6136

Location: Groat Market, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 1UW

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE1 1UW

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Listing Text


20/105 No. 8.


House; now offices and shop.C18; C20 shop. Incised render; Welsh slate roof,
4 storeys, 3 bays. Door at right to upper floors. Wide-boxed sashes, those on
third floor with glazing bars, have painted lintels carved as if alternately-
raised voussoirs; slightly-projecting painted stone sills to second and third
floors; central third floor blind. Quoin strips. Tumbled-in brickwork on right
return gable. Front right end chimney. Interior shows open-well stair with
ramped grip handrail from first floor, with fat turned balusters.

Listing NGR: NZ2483064148

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Source: English Heritage

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