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2-6, Nelson Street, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: 2-6, Nelson Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 November 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 304724

OS Grid Reference: NZ2481764373
OS Grid Coordinates: 424817, 564373
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9734, -1.6138

Location: 8 Nelson Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 5AW

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE1 5AW

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Listing Text

(north side)
12/11/65 Nos. 2 to 6 even
Shops and houses, now shops. Circa 1836, probably by John Wardle, for Richard
Grainger. Sandstone ashlar; Welsh slate roof. 3 storeys, with 4 at right; 8
bays. Ground floor altered. 2 right bays of 4 storeys have architraves to
windows on tipper floors, with frieze and cornice above first-floor windows and
bracketed sills to second floor, under entablature with prominent bracketed
cornice. Top floor has sashes in plain reveals under cornice and blocking
course. 6 recessed bays at left have first-floor aproned sills, second-floor
sill string all sashes in plain reveals, some with glazing bars. First floor
band to these bays; top cornice and blocking course. Later wrought iron gate
in first bay.

Listing NGR: NZ2481764373

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Source: English Heritage

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