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Baltic Chambers, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: Baltic Chambers

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 304795

OS Grid Reference: NZ2545063934
OS Grid Coordinates: 425450, 563934
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9694, -1.6040

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

24/465 Nos. 77 and 79
(Baltic Chambers)
Offices. Early C20. Sandstone ashlar; roof not visible; ashlar-corniced grey
brick chimney. Asymmetrical. Second-Empire classical style. 4 storeys, 2 bays,
the right narrow with round-arched entrance holding internal flight of 4 steps to
panelled double door. Ground floor rusticated. Shop front at left with cellar
shute below. Upper windows sashes, those on first and second floors paired in
left bay, with chamfered reveals and moulded segmental heads. Bowed ornamental
aprons between floors. Giant flat pilasters support quasi-entablature at third
floor level, above which they are rusticated and bifurcated up to top entablature;
third floor sashes in architraves, triple in left bay. Included for group value
with No. 65. Empty and derelict at time of survey.

Listing NGR: NZ2545063934

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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