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55-59, Grey Street

A Grade II* Listed Building in Westgate, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9721 / 54°58'19"N

Longitude: -1.6123 / 1°36'44"W

OS Eastings: 424919

OS Northings: 564236

OS Grid: NZ249642

Mapcode National: GBR SPG.8Y

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.69J4

Entry Name: 55-59, Grey Street

Listing Date: 12 November 1965

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1024875

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304598

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1

County: Newcastle upon Tyne

Locality: Westgate

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 2464 SE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE GREY STREET
(west side)
20/281
12/11/65 Nos. 55-59 odd
G.V. II*
Shops and houses, now offices. Circa 1837 by John Wardle, for Richard Grainger.
Circa 1900 shop renewed at right; at left (in style of 1900) renewed c.1982.
Sandstone ashlar; Welsh slate roof with brick chimneys. 4 storeys, 3 bays. Ground
floor Tuscan Order; giant Ionic above. Shops have curved glass to recessed
entrances and slender pilasters to lights with curved top corners. 8-panelled
house door and overlight in deep reveal at right. Sash windows with glazing bars
on all floors ; pilasters above prominent second-floor cornice. Top cornice and
blocking course. Ridge chimneys.


Listing NGR: NZ2491964235

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