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Former Brady and Martin Building, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: Former Brady and Martin Building

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 304753

OS Grid Reference: NZ2518164840
OS Grid Coordinates: 425181, 564840
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9775, -1.6081

Location: 52 Northumberland Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 8JF

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE1 8JF

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Listing Text

(north side)
17/426 Former Brady and Martin
building. (Formerly listed
as Newcastle Building).
Offices and warehouse, later Polytechnic building. 1890 and 1897 by W.L.Newcombe for
Brady and Martin, wholesale chemical manufacturers. Red brick with ashlar dressings;
Welsh slate roof. 3 storeys, 5 bays and right extension of 3 bays. Rusticated pilast-
ers support ground floor entablature; giant Ionic Order above has modillioned cornice.
Right extension has end pilasters to entablature. Main block has central door and
fanlight in doorcase with scrolled pediment. Ground floor oriel windows have Ipswich
glazing bars; paired sashes above have segmental pediments on first and architraves
on second floors, in both parts of the building, except for central round-headed
window in extension. Hipped roof. Empty at time of survey.
Redeveloped behind front facade.

Listing NGR: NZ2518164840

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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