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14, Shakespeare Street, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: 14, Shakespeare Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 December 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 304866

OS Grid Reference: NZ2496564283
OS Grid Coordinates: 424965, 564283
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9725, -1.6115

Location: Shakespeare Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 6AQ

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE1 6AQ

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Listing Text

(south side)
17.12.71 No. 14
2 houses now as 1, in shop and office use. Circa 1836, probably by John Wardle,
for Richard Grainger. Sandstone ashlar; roof of Welsh slate. 4 storeys, 6 bays,
the central 4 recessed on upper floors. Flat Tuscan pilasters to ground floor
with plain windows. Door removed; blocked overlight. Sash windows with glazing
bars on upper floors; plain reveals to those in central bays and on top floor;
architraves to those in outer bays, with pediments on first floor and paired
sill brackets on second. Central 4 bays have Tuscan pilasters and entablature
to first floor, sill string to second. Top band and cornice; central and right
brick chimneys.

Listing NGR: NZ2496564283

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Source: English Heritage

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