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Quadrangle Gateway (The Arches)

A Grade II Listed Building in Westgate, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9794 / 54°58'45"N

Longitude: -1.6151 / 1°36'54"W

OS Eastings: 424730

OS Northings: 565042

OS Grid: NZ247650

Mapcode National: GBR SP0.ZX

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.534K

Entry Name: Quadrangle Gateway (The Arches)

Listing Date: 30 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1024828

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304675

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 KING'S WALK
(north side)
14/354 Quadrangle gateway
(The arches)
G.V. II
Gateway, part of Art Department. 1911 by W. H. Knowles for Armstrong College.
Dark red Flemish bond brick with ashlar dressings; roof of plain tiles. Tudor
style. Gabled front of 3 storeys, one bay. Paired moulded arches with blind
tracery above containing statue of Edward VII in central niche. Gothic-lettered
Latin legend in frieze below pierced parapet. Upper floors, recessed between wide
full-height buttresses, contain 2-storey canted bay with large royal arms in
panel between floors. Stone mullioned and transomed windows. Top battlemented
parapet with corner pinnacles.


Listing NGR: NZ2473065042

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