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1 and 3, Market Street, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: 1 and 3, Market Street

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 14 June 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 304697

OS Grid Reference: NZ2497064333
OS Grid Coordinates: 424970, 564333
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9730, -1.6114

Location: Market Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 6JE

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

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Listing Text

(south side)
14.6.54 Nos. 1 and 3
G.V. II*
Shops and houses, now restaurants and offices. Circa 1837 by Benjamin Green
for Richard Grainger. Part of left return of Theatre Royal in Grey Street.
Sandstone ashlar, Welsh slate roof. Restaurants have circa 1900 curved shop
windows with slender pilasters, leaded upper lights and round heads, flanking
central recessed glazed doors. Central office entrance has panelled double
door and overlight with glazing bars. Upper floors have giant Tuscan Order
to 2 right bays which project slightly. Architraves to all windows; those in
2 right bays have cornices to first and projecting stone sills to second floors.
Second-floor entablature. Plain reveals to top sashes under eaves band and

Listing NGR: NZ2497064333

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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