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92-98, Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: 92-98, Westgate Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 304925

OS Grid Reference: NZ2445464055
OS Grid Coordinates: 424454, 564055
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9705, -1.6195

Location: A186, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 4AF

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

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Listing Text

(north side)
19/573 Nos. 92 to 98 even
Shops and offices, Circa 1895. Sandstone ashlar; roof not visible. 4 storeys and
attics; 2:3:l:3 bays and curved left corner bay to Cross Street. Office entrance
in centre of 7 right bays: panelled double door under keyed oeuil-de-boeuf and
cartouche, flanked by rusticated pilasters. Similar pilasters frame shops, that
at left with boarded covering to ends and fascia; entablature over shops at right.
Ground-floor cornice, bracketed above entrance where it curves out to form balcony
with low iron railing. Giant Ionic Order above defining each group of windows;
Tuscan Order pilasters flanking each first floor window under pulvinated frieze
and cornice; scrolled pediments over central window of each group of 3). Second-
floor windows have blind balustrade. Second-floor entablature with modillioned
cornice. Fourth-floor windows have keyed architraves. Left curved corner has one-
bay turret with high dome.

Listing NGR: NZ2445464055

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Source: English Heritage

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