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80-96, Grey Street, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: 80-96, Grey Street

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 12 November 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 304612

OS Grid Reference: NZ2494364262
OS Grid Coordinates: 424943, 564262
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9724, -1.6119

Location: Shakespeare Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 6AG

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

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Listing Text

(east side)
12/11/65 Nos. 80 to 96 even
G.V. II*
Shops and houses, now shops and offices. Circa 1836 by John Dobson for Richard
Grainger. Sandstone ashlar; Welsh slate roof. 4 storeys, lO bays. Ground floor
altered; No.92 has circa 1900 shop with slender pilasters and curved glass windows
flanking central glazed recessed door with overlight. 2-bay end pavilions have Giant
Corinthian pilasters and contain first floor windows framed by flat Tuscan pilasters
with entablature; sill string and architrave to second floor windows. Central 6 bays
have architraves to all windows and second-floor sill string, with second floor
entablature. Top storey has pilasters in pavilions, plain reveals to all windows,
arcaded balustrade above pavilions. All windows sashes with glazing bars. Ridge
brick chimneys.

Listing NGR: NZ2494364262

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Source: English Heritage

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