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Ashfield Parents Centre and Ashfield Nursery School and Walls, Gate Piers and Gate Attached

A Grade II Listed Building in Westgate, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9691 / 54°58'8"N

Longitude: -1.636 / 1°38'9"W

OS Eastings: 423398

OS Northings: 563892

OS Grid: NZ233638

Mapcode National: GBR SL0.8L

Mapcode Global: WHC3Q.VC3G

Entry Name: Ashfield Parents Centre and Ashfield Nursery School and Walls, Gate Piers and Gate Attached

Listing Date: 30 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1024891

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304539

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4

County: Newcastle upon Tyne

Metropolitan District Ward: Westgate

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Elswick St Stephen and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 26 SW NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE ELSWICK ROAD
(south side)
11/227 Nos. 97-101 (odd)
(Ashfield Parents Centre
and Ashfield Nursery
School and walls, gate
piers and gate attached.
G.V. II
Ashfield House; c.1830 for Richardson, tanner; now in educational use. Sandstone
ashlar; dark slate roofs, graduated over main block. U-plan with wings running
forward to enclose garden. 2 storeys; main block 3 bays; central projecting
enclosed Tuscan porch with 4 pilasters has 6-panelled door with overlight and
narrow side lights; cornice and blocking course. Renewed glazing to tripartite
window above in plain reveal with projecting stone sill; similar single windows in
side bays. Eaves band, gutter cornice. Low-pitched hipped roof with no chimneys
visible. Slightly lower wings have 3 similar windows on inner returns, some blind;
end walls, to street have 4-panelled doors, that to No. 101 at right renewed, and
one window each floor. Quadrant walls enclosing garden have ramped flat coping;
2 tall square gate piers, Gothic-panelled, have overlapping pyramidal coping.
Wrought iron gate with dog bars.


Listing NGR: NZ2339863892

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