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Water Tower South of Central Station, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: Water Tower South of Central Station

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 304558

OS Grid Reference: NZ2458463718
OS Grid Coordinates: 424584, 563718
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9675, -1.6175

Location: B6333, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 5DP

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE1 5DP

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Listing Text

(north side)
23/246 Water tower south of
Central Station.
Water tower. Dated on plaque on tank NER/1891; for North Eastern Railway.
Rockfaced sandstone with ashlar dressings; iron tank. 3 storeys, 5 bays and
tank on top. Flat stone lintels and slightly projecting stone sills to
mullioned-and-transomed windows on ground and first floors; similar sills to
round-headed second-floor windows under stone arches. Moulded cornice, Chimney
stacks on returns and high corniced chimneys, square yellow pots to that at
right. Tank about 2m high and of same dimensions as building.

Listing NGR: NZ2458463718

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Source: English Heritage

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