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Motorail Terminal, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: Motorail Terminal

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 304733

OS Grid Reference: NZ2447863827
OS Grid Coordinates: 424478, 563827
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9685, -1.6192

Location: A186, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 5DP

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

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Listing Text

(south side)
22/408 and 23/408 Motorail Terminal
Goods station entrance. Circa 1870 for North Eastern Railway. Sandstone ashlar;
cast iron posts and brackets to glass canopies. Front wall of one storey, 7 bays
has panels, with open arches, in first and fourth bays; lunettes in others, paired
in bays 3-6, with keystoned surrounds. Hipped glass roof has ridge vent. Iron
posts, with octagonal plinths, leaf capitals, and brackets with circles in spandrels,
support glass roof over platforms.

Listing NGR: NZ2447863827

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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