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53, Grey Street, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: 53, Grey Street

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 12 November 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 304597

OS Grid Reference: NZ2492264216
OS Grid Coordinates: 424922, 564216
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9719, -1.6122

Location: 24 Highbridge, 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)
12/11/65 No. 53
G.V. II*
Shop and house, now offices. Circa 1837. Probably by John Wardle, for Richard
Grainger. Sandstone ashlar; roof not visible. 4 storeys, 3 bays. Circa 1900
ground floor has plinth and rusticated pilasters; renewed door recessed between
pilasters with block rustication under fanlight with wrought-iron grille and
many-keyed arch. Ground floor entablature with prominent cornice supports giant
Corinthian Order with attached square end columns and 4 intermediate fluted columns
framing bays. Plain sashes in architraves, those on first floor pedimented;
wrought-iron balcony to outer bays. Second floor has prominent entablature with
modillioned cornice; pilasters and cornice on top floor, which has renewed windows
in plain reveals.

Listing NGR: NZ2492264216

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Source: English Heritage

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