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Bridge Hotel, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: Bridge Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 304453

OS Grid Reference: NZ2505463829
OS Grid Coordinates: 425054, 563829
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9685, -1.6102

Location: 25 Castlegarth, Byker, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 1RQ

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

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Listing Text

(south side)

24/148 Bridge Hotel


Public House. Circa 1899 by Cackett, Burns Dick for J. Fitzgerald. Ashlar
ground floor, second floor and turret; Flemish bond brick first floor;
graduated slate roof. Art Nouveau style.3 storeys; 3 bays, the central wide
and the outer projecting slightly, with turret on right bay. High plinth and
Tuscan Order attached columns to ground floor, with double doors in architraves
in end bays under segmental pediments with carved tympan; Curved windows beside
doors and 2 shallow curved bow windows in centre, with pictorial stained glass
overlights to doors and windows. High fascia with central bracket to cornice
bowed out under wide 1st floor curved oriel; paired sashes above. Left projecting
bay has keyed flat brickarch to first floor sash; and paired sashes
in arched surround; attached central columns to all paired sashes. Right project-
ing bay has similar first-floor sash under 2 slits; prominent cornice with project-
ing diagonal spouts; high ramped parapet with cartouches supports squat pilasters;
wide bracketed eaves to lantern. Deep dentilled eaves over central bay. High
pyramidal roof over left bay and diagonally over lantern. End brick and ashlar
chimney. Interior shows high-quality mahogany chimney piece and fittings.

Listing NGR: NZ2505463829

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Source: English Heritage

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