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Priory of St Dominic, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: Priory of St Dominic

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 304740

OS Grid Reference: NZ2586964481
OS Grid Coordinates: 425869, 564481
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9743, -1.5974

Location: New Bridge Street, Byker, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 2SY

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE1 2SY

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Listing Text

(south side)
12/415 Priory of St. Dominic
Roman Catholic priory. Foundation stone dated 1887. By Dunn and Hansom. Flemish
bond brick with terra cotta dressings; Welsh slate roof. Gothic style. 2 storeys,
4 bays. Pent roof to porch in third bay (containing half-glazed door with side
and overlights with glazing bars and coloured glass. Cusped windows of 2, 3 and
4 lights, and lancets in sides of canted second bay; spiral-stopped drip moulds;
sloping sills and moulded surrounds to all windows. First floor sill and lintel
strings, the latter with mask decoration. Roll-moulded eaves coping to steeply
pitched roofs, octagonal over canted bay, with end and rear conjoined and corniced
octagonal brick chimneys.

Listing NGR: NZ2586964481

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Source: English Heritage

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