Description: 55-59, Grey Street
Date Listed: 12 November 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 304598
OS Grid Reference: NZ2491964235
OS Grid Coordinates: 424919, 564235
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9721, -1.6122
NZ 2464 SE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE GREY STREET
12/11/65 Nos. 55-59 odd
Shops and houses, now offices. Circa 1837 by John Wardle, for Richard Grainger.
Circa 1900 shop renewed at right; at left (in style of 1900) renewed c.1982.
Sandstone ashlar; Welsh slate roof with brick chimneys. 4 storeys, 3 bays. Ground
floor Tuscan Order; giant Ionic above. Shops have curved glass to recessed
entrances and slender pilasters to lights with curved top corners. 8-panelled
house door and overlight in deep reveal at right. Sash windows with glazing bars
on all floors ; pilasters above prominent second-floor cornice. Top cornice and
blocking course. Ridge chimneys.
Listing NGR: NZ2491964235
Source: English Heritage
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