Description: 12 and 14, Dean Street
Date Listed: 30 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 304526
OS Grid Reference: NZ2509963993
OS Grid Coordinates: 425099, 563993
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9699, -1.6095
NZ 2564 SW and NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE DEAN STREET
NZ 2563 NW (east side)
21/215 and 24/215 Nos. 12 and 14
Offices and warehouse, now restaurant. 1901 by Oliver, Leeson and Wood for John
Taylor and Co., leather and rubber manufacturers. Painted rusticated ashlar
ground floor with later shop front; steel frame above with wood pilasters and
mosaic panels; brick first bay tower and canted right corner. Jacobean style
treatment on steel frame. 4 storeys and attics, 8 bays. First bay tower contains
round-headed office entrance with voussoirs under oval window; narrow sashes in
architraves on upper floors; eaves cornice and oculus in tower above with parapet.
Central restaurant recessed in slender pilasters; slender quasi-Ionic pilasters
above frame 7 lights, sashes with glazing bars, on each floor, with strap-work
patterns in blue and yellow mosaic panels between floors. Eaves cornice. Hipped
roof has segmental-headed 3-light dormer.
Listing NGR: NZ2509963993
Source: English Heritage
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