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Barclay's Bank, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: Barclay's Bank

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 November 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 304698

OS Grid Reference: NZ2495464327
OS Grid Coordinates: 424954, 564327
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9729, -1.6117

Location: Market Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 6JN

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

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Listing Text

(south side)
20/375 Nos. 5 and 7
12.11.65 (Barclay's Bank)
Shops and houses; now bank. Circa 1837 by Benjamin Green for Richard Grainger.
Part of left return of Theatre Royal, Grey Street. Sandstone ashlar; Welsh slate
roof. Classical style. 4 storeys and attics, 6 bays. Altered ground floor has
channelled rustication; renewed panelled double doors in first, fourth and six
bays, and windows in other bays, have joggled lintels. Ground-floor cornice.
All windows renewed pivoting lights with glazing bars. Upper floors plain in
left 3 bays; right 5 bays have square attached Giant Doric columns. Second-floor
entablature, breaking forward over right 5 bays; third floor has pilasters above
Order and top cornice breaking forward over each pilaster.

Listing NGR: NZ2495464327

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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