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1, Howard Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Riverside, North Tyneside

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Latitude: 55.0074 / 55°0'26"N

Longitude: -1.4424 / 1°26'32"W

OS Eastings: 435762

OS Northings: 568230

OS Grid: NZ357682

Mapcode National: GBR LBCJ.JS

Mapcode Global: WHD4R.TDBM

Entry Name: 1, Howard Street

Listing Date: 19 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025377

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303326

Location: North Tyneside, NE30

County: North Tyneside

Electoral Ward/Division: Riverside

Built-Up Area: Tynemouth

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: North Shields Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 3568 SE
14/81 North Shields
24.10.85 No. 1
Subscription library, now offices. 1806-07 for the Tynemouth Literary and
Philosophical Society. Sandstone ashlar with roll-moulded plinth; rusticated
ground floor; brick returns and rear; Welsh slate roof with flat stone gable
coping and end brick chimneys. 2 storeys, 1:3:1 bays, the central section under
pediment. Central 6-panelled door in pedimented Tuscan doorcase with fluted
frieze; pilasters & entablature in similar style to flanking windows; tall
Venetian window in Ionic Order above flanked by roundel in pediment; voussoirs
to 2 ground-floor sash windows in end bays; single window with plain stone
lintel above. All first-floor sashes have margin lights; sill bands. Similar
sashes in left return gable and large roundel in gable peak. Historical note:
roundels formerly contained clocks. Source: Newcastle Chronicle 7th November

Listing NGR: NZ3576268230

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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