Description: 47-51, Grey Street
Date Listed: 12 November 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 304596
OS Grid Reference: NZ2493164203
OS Grid Coordinates: 424931, 564203
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9718, -1.6121
NZ 2464 SE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE GREY STREET
12/11/65 Nos. 47 to 51 odd
Shops and houses, now shops and offices. Circa 1837; probably by John Wardle,
for Richard Grainger. Sandstone ashlar; roof not visible. 4 storeys, 6 bays.
Circa 1900 office in left 3 bays has 3-panelled doors, under overlights with
glazing bars, flanking elliptical-headed wide window with carved spandrels.
Entablature has pulvinated frieze with cartouches supporting cornice. Shop in
right 3 bays has renewed central door under altered entablature. Windows on
upper floors, sashes with some glazing bars, in architraves, those on second
floor with bracketed sills. Second-floor entablature with prominent cornice.
Top sashes in plain reveals under cornice and blocking course. Graded for
importance in fine street group.
Listing NGR: NZ2493164203
Source: English Heritage
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