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Coronation Buildings, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: Coronation Buildings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 304794

OS Grid Reference: NZ2543863929
OS Grid Coordinates: 425438, 563929
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9693, -1.6042

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

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

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Listing Text

24/464 No. 65 (Coronation
Offices. Circa 1902 for Pyman Bell and Co. Rear half demolished and front range
restored c.1982. Ashlar sandstone with granite plinth and entrance columns;
Welsh slate roof. Symmetrical. Art nouveau Baroque style. 3 storeys and attic;
5 windows. Ground floor rustications form voussoirs to wide round-arched windows
flanking doorway with semicircular pedimented hood on Ionic columns. Side
windows plain below serpentine first-floor stone balconies. Upper windows in
architraves, first floor with triple keystones and pediments, the inner ones
segmental. Second-floor rusticated architraves and Ionic half-column bay divisions.
Outer bays framed in giant Ionic pilasters. Strong modillioned and dentilled top
entablature below attic of three pedimented gables, the outer ones rounded.

Listing NGR: NZ2543863929

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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