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Former Library, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: Former Library

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 304902

OS Grid Reference: NZ2467865137
OS Grid Coordinates: 424678, 565137
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9802, -1.6159

Location: Queen Victoria Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 8QB

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE1 8QB

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Listing Text

(east side)
14/553 Former library
Library, now university club. 1926 by A. Dunbar Smith. English bond brick with
diaper work; ashlar dressings; roof of plain tiles. Basement and one high storey;
3 bays, the outer ones projecting, and set-back right entrance bay. Square-headed
double door in architrave. 7-light stone mullioned-and-transomed canted bay
windows in wide bays. Floor and eaves strings. Moulded coping to parapet. Hipped
roof has central ventilator with ogee octagonal dome and ball finial.

Listing NGR: NZ2467865137

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Source: English Heritage

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