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Forecourt Wall and Gates to Wills' Tobacco Factory, Wallsend

Description: Forecourt Wall and Gates to Wills' Tobacco Factory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 304508

OS Grid Reference: NZ2811666897
OS Grid Coordinates: 428116, 566897
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9959, -1.5620

Location: 211 A1058, Byker, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE7 7FR

Locality: Wallsend
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE7 7FR

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Listing Text

(North Side)

9/810 Forecourt wall and gates
to Wills' Tobacco Factory


Forecourt wall and gates. Mid 1940s.
Portland stone ashlar; wrought iron. Wall about 1.2 m high with gabled copings,
ramped up in stages from east to west. At west end wall is ramped up to a pair
of square gate piers with slipped and chamfered tops. These hold side screens and double gates, with scrolled ornament, hung from wrought iron inner piers also with scrolling. At top centre of each gate an enamelled shield.

Listing NGR: NZ2811666897

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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