Description: 42-50, Grey Street
Date Listed: 12 November 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 304610
OS Grid Reference: NZ2498664186
OS Grid Coordinates: 424986, 564186
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9717, -1.6112
NZ 2464 SE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE GREY STREET
12/11/65 part (Nos. 48 and 50) Nos. 42 to 50 even
17/12/71 (Nos. 42 to 46)
Shops and houses now bank. Circa 1960 rebuilding of 1836 work by John Dobson
for Richard Grainger. Sandstone ashlar; roof not visible. In style of the
original except for ground floor which has no plinth, and a mezzanine inserted.
4 storeys, 8 bays. Giant attached Corinthian columns, with angle helices, define
bays; sash windows with glazing bars in plain reveals. Second floor entablature
with prominent modillioned cornice; top floor has pilasters, cornice and square
urn finials. Included for group value.
Listing NGR: NZ2498664186
Source: English Heritage
Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.