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86-90, Grainger Street, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: 86-90, Grainger Street

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 12 November 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 304581

OS Grid Reference: NZ2478664218
OS Grid Coordinates: 424786, 564218
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9720, -1.6143

Location: 95 Grainger Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 5JQ

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

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Listing Text

(east side)
12/11/65 Nos. 86 to 90 even
G.V. II*
Shops and houses, now shops. Circa 1837 probably by John Wardle for Richard
Grainger. Sandstone ashlar; roof not visible. 4 storeys, 5 bays. Ground floor
altered. Upper floors have giant Ionic Order of attached fluted pilasters;
sashes in plain reveals, a few with glazing bars; second-floor entablature with
prominent cornice. Top floor has panelled pilasters flanking sashes with glazing
bars except in centre bay which is blind on all floors. Top cornice and blocking
course with blocks above pilasters.

Listing NGR: NZ2478664218

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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