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3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, Charlotte Square, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, Charlotte Square

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 April 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 304458

OS Grid Reference: NZ2441864126
OS Grid Coordinates: 424418, 564126
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9712, -1.6201

Location: Charlotte Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 4XF

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE1 4XF

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Listing Text

(west side)

19/153 Nos 3.4,5.6.7,8 (Consecutive)


5 houses, now 4: offices and workshops. 1770 by William Newton. English bond
brick with plinth and ashlar dressings; Welsh slate mansard roof with rendered
gable to No. 3 at right. 3 storeys (except No. 3, 4 storeys); attics to No. 3.
3:5:4:3 bays. End houses project slightly. No. 3 has steps up to 4-panelled door
in stone surround; and inserted door at left. No. 5 has a 6-panelled door in
wide Tuscan surround; No. 6 a pedimented Tuscan doorcase with number on cartouche;
No. 8 a 6-panelled door in plain reveal. Gauged brick flat arches to plain
sashes, projecting stone sills to second floor and to third floor at No. 3;
bands at ground and first floor sills and first floor level. Sashes renewed
except in No. 5. Chimneys at rear and on ridge between Nos. 5 and 6. Interiors:
No. 4 has boarded dado in entrance hall; ramped narrow handrail on plain balustrade
with turned newels; some architraves. No. 6 has deep panelled reveal to one door
on first floor, renewed staircase; No. 8 has entrance hall arch; hardboard-
covered balustrade and ramped handrail; architraves. Interior of No. 3 not
inspected. No. 5 has basement opened up circa 1980.

Listing NGR: NZ2441864126

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Source: English Heritage

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