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Theatre Royal Lounge and Restaurant; the Royal Public House, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: Theatre Royal Lounge and Restaurant; the Royal Public House

Grade: I
Date Listed: 14 June 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 304699

OS Grid Reference: NZ2492464319
OS Grid Coordinates: 424924, 564319
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9729, -1.6122

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument Market Street (W-bound) NE1 6JN

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

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Listing Text

(south side)
14/6/54 Nos. 9 to 17 odd (Theatre
Royal lounge and restaur-
ant; The Royal P.H.).
G.V. I
Shops and houses, now public house and restaurant. Circa 1837 by Benjamin Green
for Richard Grainger. Sandstone ashlar; Welsh slate roof. 4 storeys, 7 bays in
all. Ground floor has rusticated pilasters and entablature; altered windows under
cornices. Upper floors have flat Roman Doric pilasters to third and fourth bays;
sash windows, most with glazing bars. Second-floor windows have moulded sills;
second-floor entablature with prominent cornice. Top-floor windows in plain
reveals under eaves band and cornice. Right return of the Royal P.H. is part of
the composition of the Grey Street elevation of the Theatre Royal (No.98) (q.v.).
Graded for group value.

Listing NGR: NZ2492464319

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Source: English Heritage

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