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1-15, Gallowgate, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: 1-15, Gallowgate

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 304565

OS Grid Reference: NZ2455664440
OS Grid Coordinates: 424556, 564440
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9740, -1.6179

Location: B1307, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 4SG

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE1 4SG

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Listing Text

(south side)
20/252 Nos. 1-15 odd
Shops and offices. Late C19. Brick with ashlar ground floor and dressings;
Welsh slate roof with corner copper turret. 4 storeys and attic; corner bay and
9 bays. Rusticated pilasters frame shops. Left corner bank entrance of double
panelled door and overlight flanked by columns supporting round arch; office door
in arched entrance in bay no. 7; blocked door in third bay. Full-height oriels
over entrances, that at corner round; other windows paired sashes in architraves.
Ground floor frieze and cornice; top cornice; consoles flank high shaped gables,
with ball finials on alternate pediments, paired over first 2 bays and containing
attic windows over oriels; similar gable on right end bay. 4 alternatively-
pedimented dormers over other bays. Part of town wall (q.v.) abuts on rear.

Listing NGR: NZ2455664440

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Source: English Heritage

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