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33-41, Grey Street, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: 33-41, Grey Street

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 14 June 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 304594

OS Grid Reference: NZ2495064173
OS Grid Coordinates: 424950, 564173
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9716, -1.6118

Location: Grey Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 6EE

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE1 6EE

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Listing Text

(west side)
14/6/54 Nos. 33-41 odd
G.V. II*
Bank of England and Northern District Joint Stock Bank, now offices. Circa 1835,
probably by John Wardle, for Richard Grainger. Sandstone ashlar with plinth;
Welsh slate roof. Classical style.4 storeys, 10 bays. 6-panelled double doors
and overlights with glazing bars in bays one and 3; similar door with altered
overlight in bay lO. Channelled rustication to ground floor with lintel string
to ground-floor sashes, those in bays 6 to 9 with aprons; fascia and band Giant
Corinthian Order above contains sash windows in architraves, pedimented on first
floor and with bracketed sills on second floor which has high modillioned
entablature. Third floor balcony has fat turned balusters; sashes in plain
reveals between pilasters under top cornice and blocking course. Glazing bars
to windows; shutters and original stucco decoration to some rooms.

Listing NGR: NZ2495064173

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Source: English Heritage

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