Description: The Carriage Public House
Date Listed: 5 December 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 304658
OS Grid Reference: NZ2538865332
OS Grid Coordinates: 425388, 565332
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9819, -1.6048
NZ 26 NE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE JESMOND ROAD
(south side off)
5/12/78 The Carriage P.H.
(formerly listed as
main passenger building
at Jesmond Station)
Passenger railway station, now public house. Between 1861 and 1864, possibly to
designs,of John Dobson. Brick with sandstone ashlar plinth, quoins and dressings.
Welsh slate roof with stone gable copings and kneelers. Tudor style. One storey
and attics; 3 bays. Tall gabled centre section has Tudor-arched doorway with
double door; stone-mullioned windows of varying sizes in this and in flanking lower
gabled bays; stone slits in gable peaks. Steeply-pitched roofs have tall octagonal
corniced stone chimneys. Cross-gables to returns. Of historical interest as being
the last surviving station of the Blyth and Tyne railway.
Listing NGR: NZ2538865332
Source: English Heritage
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