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Former Library

A Grade II Listed Building in Westgate, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9802 / 54°58'48"N

Longitude: -1.6159 / 1°36'57"W

OS Eastings: 424678

OS Northings: 565137

OS Grid: NZ246651

Mapcode National: GBR SNX.HW

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.42SX

Entry Name: Former Library

Listing Date: 30 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1024760

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304902

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1

County: Newcastle upon Tyne

Electoral Ward/Division: Westgate

Built-Up Area: Newcastle upon Tyne

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Newcastle St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 2465 SE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE UNIVERSITY QUADRANGLE
(east side)
14/553 Former library
GV II
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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