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St Mary's Training College Lecture Room Block, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: St Mary's Training College Lecture Room Block

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 17 December 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 304550

OS Grid Reference: NZ2203865398
OS Grid Coordinates: 422038, 565398
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9827, -1.6572

Location: Middlewood Park, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE4 9YF

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE4 9YF

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Listing Text

(south side)
17/12/71 St. Mary's Training
College lecture room
G.V. II*
Teacher training college; 1907 as school by Leonard Stokes for Sacred Heart
Society. Flemish bond brick with ashlar dressings; plinth and rusticated quoins;
graduated Lakeland slate roof. U-shaped range around courtyard. 2 storeys and
attics. 3 wide bays on each front plus wide angle pavilions with large round
bows facing; taller, flanking towers. Main south front: sashes with glazing bars
in groups of 3 and 5. Deep cornice and parapet before mansard with dormers.
3 tall front; chimneys. 3-storey pavilions have rusticated quoins to second floor
level; modillioned eaves cornices. Cornices at same level to flanking towers and
parapets of full storey height above. Full-height buttresses on tower returns.
Return elevations of similar style.

Listing NGR: NZ2203865398

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Source: English Heritage

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