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68-72, Grainger Street (See Details for Further Address Information), Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: 68-72, Grainger Street (See Details for Further Address Information)

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 12 November 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 304579

OS Grid Reference: NZ2477064171
OS Grid Coordinates: 424770, 564171
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9715, -1.6146

Location: 8 Bigg Market, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 1UW

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE1 1UW

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Listing Text

(east side)
12/11/65 Nos. 68 to 72 even
G.V. II*
Includes Nos. 30 and 32 Bigg Market on right return. Shops and houses, now
shops. Circa 1836, probably by John Wardle, for Richard Grainger. Sandstone
ashlar; roof not visible; rendered attic. 4 storeys, 5 bays. Ground floor
altered. Upper floors have flat pilasters in giant Ionic Order, the inner ones
fluted. Central bay blind. Sashes, some with glazing bars, in plain reveals.
Second floor entablature with prominent cornice. Top cornice and blocking course
on panelled pilasters.

Listing NGR: NZ2477064171

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Source: English Heritage

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