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34-40, Grey Street, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: 34-40, Grey Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 November 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 304609

OS Grid Reference: NZ2499864169
OS Grid Coordinates: 424998, 564169
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9715, -1.6110

Location: Grey Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 6JG

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

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Listing Text

NZ 2464 SE) and
NZ 2564 SWI (east side)

20/292 and 21/292 Nos. 34 to 40 even
Shops and houses, now offices. Circa 1836 by Dobson for Richard Grainger.
Sandstone ashlar with c.1930 granite ground floor. Welsh slate roof. 4 storeys,
5 bays. Upper floors have Giant Corinthian pilasters flanking end bays; central
3 bays recessed. Paired sashes in plain reveals in end bays, those on first floor
with dentilled and bracketed cornices. Sashes in plain reveals in recessed centre,
with first, floor deep cornice on paired brackets, and balustrade to first floor
windows, linking end bays. Prominent entablature on second floor has dentilled
cornice. Top windows, the outer in architraves, under cornice and balustrade.
Inserted mansard roof.

Listing NGR: NZ2499864169

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Source: English Heritage

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