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30a, Nun Street (See Details for Further Address Information), Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: 30a, Nun Street (See Details for Further Address Information)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 November 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 304572

OS Grid Reference: NZ2474864199
OS Grid Coordinates: 424748, 564199
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9718, -1.6149

Location: Grainger Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 5AG

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

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Listing Text

(west side)
17.12.71 Nos. 77 to 93 odd
Includes No. 30a Nun Street. Shops and houses, now shops. Circa 1836, probably
by John Wardle, for Richard Grainger. Sandstone ashlar; welsh slate roof. 4
storeys and attics. 3:15:3 bays, 21 in all. Ground floor mid C20 shops. Upper
floors have sashes, some with glazing bars; plain reveals to those in centre 15
bays; slightly projecting 3 bays at either end have architraves to windows, and
cornices to those on first floor. Paired brackets to moulded sills of all second-
floor windows. Second-floor-level band to 15-bay section. Second-floor entablat-
ure, breaking forward over end bays, with prominent cornice. Top cornice; block-
ing course to 3-bay end sections. Inserted mansard, to 12 bays at right of 15-bay
section, has 12 square-headed dormers. Low-pitched hipped roof over other bays.

Listing NGR: NZ2474864199

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Source: English Heritage

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