Description: 48-54, Newgate Street (See Details for Further Address Information)
Date Listed: 17 December 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 304478
OS Grid Reference: NZ2465064250
OS Grid Coordinates: 424650, 564250
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9723, -1.6164
NZ 2464 SE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE CLAYTON STREET
20/171 Nos. 20 - 34 even.
Houses, now shops and offices, and public house. Circa 1837, probably by John
Wardle, for Richard Grainger. Sandstone ashlar; painted brick with ashlar
dressings; Welsh slate roof with stone gable coping. Main elevation 4 storeys,
7 and 9 bays. Ground floor C20 shops. Upper floors have sashes, some with
glazing bars, in plain reveals those on second floor have aprons and slightly-
projecting sills. Prominent second-floor cornice; top cornice. Roof not
visible. Left return has 3 right bays in same style as front elevation. 3 left
bays of painted brick have c.1900 ground floor, with recessed 6-panel doors
under pediments and large overlights, flanking wide plate-glass window curved
towards doors. Upper floors have sashes with glazing bars under wedge stone
lintels; second-floor projecting sills, first-floor sill band; eaves band.
Roof has left gable coping.
20 to 26 redeveloped behind facade.
Listing NGR: NZ2465064250
Source: English Heritage
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