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Former Market Keeper's House, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: Former Market Keeper's House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 December 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 304862

OS Grid Reference: NZ2434963725
OS Grid Coordinates: 424349, 563725
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9676, -1.6212

Location: Scotswood Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 4EE

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE1 4EE

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Listing Text

(south side)
22/517 Former Market-keeper's
17.12.71 House. (Formerly listed
as premises occupied by
Homebuilt Timber
Market-keeper's house and market office. Circa 1842 by John Dobson. Sandstone ashlar;
Welsh slake roof. Symmetrical with bowed end projections. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Ground
floor arcade with keys and impost string contains 2 inserted windows and door. Sill
string to 2 tripartite windows above between long cornice brackets. On returns lower,
single-storey narrow, blank links to bowed projections containing sash windows in
plain reveals; left end obscured by adjoining warehouse. Low-pitched hipped roof has
central 2-stage clock tower, the clock under pointed hood, with open-arched top stage
which has chimneys in corner pilasters. Low half-conical roof to bowed projection at
right.Roof of left projection not visible.

Listing NGR: NZ2434963725

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Source: English Heritage

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