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25 and 27, Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: 25 and 27, Quayside

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 304791

OS Grid Reference: NZ2537563892
OS Grid Coordinates: 425375, 563892
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9690, -1.6052

Location: B1600, Byker, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 3DE

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE1 3DE

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Listing Text

24/460 Nos 25 and 27
Shop and offices, now offices. 1869 by John Wardle for W.C. Brown. Sandstone
ashlar; Welsh slate roof. 4 storeys and attics, 4 windows. Office entrance at
right has renewed double door and fanlight in quadrant-moulded arched surround with
keystone and alternately - rusticated voussoirs. Former shop has renewed glazing
and blocked door with window inserted. Chamfered pilasters support ground-floor
cornice. Sash windows on upper floors, with lintel band, chamfered above windows,
to rusticated first floor, and 8 carved tympana above. Second floor has recessed
abacus and coved recessed strips flanking windows and between bays, with Italian
Gothic carving to 8 panels above. Prominent second-floor cornice. Plain reveals
to third-floor sashes; end pilasters with mask brackets. Mace-head finials to top
cornice and to central dormer with Diocletian window. Steeply-pitched hipped roof.

Listing NGR: NZ2537563892

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Source: English Heritage

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