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Description: 1-4, High Swinburne Place
Date Listed: 29 June 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 304626
OS Grid Reference: NZ2399664114
OS Grid Coordinates: 423996, 564114
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9711, -1.6267
NZ 2364 SE and NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE HIGH SWINBURNE PLACE
NZ 2464 SW (north side) formerly
listed as Ravensworth
18/308 and 19/308 Terrace.
Nos. 1-4 consecutive
Terrace of houses. Circa 1820. English garden wall bond brick with ashlar basement
and dressings; Welsh slate roof with stone gable copings. Basement, 3 storeys and
attics; 3 bays to each house; entrance to No.4 in left return. Steps up to doors,
6-panelled with fanlights; glazing bars to those of Nos. 1 and 3. Doorcases of
open pediments on panelled pilasters; No.2 doorcase lost, and renewed glazing bars
to fanlight. Wedge stone lintels to sashes,with glazing bars; French windows on
first floor of No.3 opening on to full-width cast iron balcony; ground floor sill
band; similar band to first floor of Nos. 1 and 4; first floor band to Nos. 2 and
3. Projecting stone sills on top floor. Gutter cornice. Dormers:gabled at left
to No.4; segmental to Nos. 3 and 1; paired square-headed to No.2. Brick ridge
chimneys. Left return has step up to 6-panelled door flanked by moulded pilasters
under wide fanlight with radial glazing, under elliptical brick arch. Tall stair
window above has 3 sashes with glazing bars, and patterned round head. 2 attic
sashes have wedge stone lintels and projecting stone sills. Inserted narrow door
Listing NGR: NZ2399664114
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Source: English Heritage
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