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Union Club, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: Union Club

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 November 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 304917

OS Grid Reference: NZ2475163990
OS Grid Coordinates: 424751, 563990
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9699, -1.6149

Location: B1307, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 1SG

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE1 1SG

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Listing Text

(north side)
20/565 and 23/565
12.11.65 Union Club
Club. Circa 1874 by M.P. Manning. Sandstone ashlar with Welsh slate roof. Corner
building. French Renaissance style. 3 storeys and attics; 3 wide bays. Double door
and fanlight recessed behind arch at right: of central bay, and cross window at
left; flanking tripartite stone-mullioned windows and entrance arch all have
brackets supporting first-floor oriels in outer bays and balcony to arched recess
over door. First-floor pilasters and cornice; smaller second-floor windows under
cornice broken by half-dormers over oriels. Consoles and raised pediments to
dormers and to high panel over central bay containing small windows and flanked
by very tall pedimented chimneys. Hips breaking forward over end bays of steep-
pitched roof. Similarly ornate treatment to long left return facing St. John's

Listing NGR: NZ2475163990

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Source: English Heritage

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