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42-50, Grey Street, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: 42-50, Grey Street

Grade: II
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

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

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Listing Text

(east side)
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

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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