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Latitude: 54.9735 / 54°58'24"N
Longitude: -1.6144 / 1°36'51"W
OS Eastings: 424778
OS Northings: 564386
OS Grid: NZ247643
Mapcode National: GBR SP4.JS
Mapcode Global: WHC3R.58H3
Entry Name: 12a, Nelson Street
Listing Date: 30 March 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1024811
English Heritage Legacy ID: 304727
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Metropolitan District Ward: Westgate
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear
Church of England Parish: Newcastle St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
NZ 2464 SE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE NELSON STREET
20/403 No. 12A
Warehouse, now facade of Eldon Centre shopping precinct. Circa 1899 by Marshall
and Tweedy. Sandstone ashlar. Roof not visible. Free Baroque style. 4 storeys
and attics; 5 bays. Ground floor has Ionic pilasters flanking renewed windows
and recessed entrances, under bracketed fascia. Brackets support slender pilasters
extending 2 ½ storeys defining bays and having cartouche finials. 2-storey
bracketed oriels in outer bays; and all other windows have slender wood mullions
and transoms; top windows have 2-storey keyed architraves to inner bays, outer
segmental-headed architraves. Modillioned eaves cornice; parapet with 3 segmental-
headed attics windows. Included for group value.
This building has been redeveloped behind the facade so that only the facade
is of interest.
Listing NGR: NZ2477864386
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