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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
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
NZ 2465 SE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE KING'S WALK
14/354 Quadrangle gateway
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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