Description: Police Stables
Date Listed: 8 May 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 304640
OS Grid Reference: NZ2540267199
OS Grid Coordinates: 425402, 567199
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9987, -1.6044
NZ 26 NE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE JESMOND DENE ROAD
9/320 Police Stables (formerly
8/5/81 stables and lodge to
Jesmond Dene House)
Stables and lodge. Early/mid C19. Coursed squared sandstone with ashlar dress-
ings; graduated Lakeland slate roof. Irregular main range terminating in lodge
at east end. Stables: one and 2 storeys, 2 parallel ranges. Main section of 3
wide bays: stable and hayloft over; round.-arched entrance with voussoirs.
Interior has original boxes. Lower range similar, but obscured by later extensions.
Low-pitched roofs, hipped on main range, have corniced chimneys. Lodge attached to
east of main range: similar materials; once storey, 2 bays. Gabled porch in end
to drive has 3-panel door under elliptical hood on inner return; and bracketed
oriel under gable. Sash windows with late C19 glazing bars have flat stone lintels
and projecting stone sills. Low-pitched roof with corniced central chimney.
Listing NGR: NZ2540267199
Source: English Heritage
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