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Nazareth House

A Grade II Listed Building in South Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9845 / 54°59'4"N

Longitude: -1.5951 / 1°35'42"W

OS Eastings: 426006

OS Northings: 565617

OS Grid: NZ260656

Mapcode National: GBR SRX.LV

Mapcode Global: WHC3K.GZM6

Entry Name: Nazareth House

Listing Date: 30 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120860

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304858

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2

County: Newcastle upon Tyne

Electoral Ward/Division: South Jesmond

Built-Up Area: Newcastle upon Tyne

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Newcastle St Barnabas and St Jude

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 26 NE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE SANDYFORD ROAD
(south side)
9/513 Nazareth House (formerly
listed in Rosebery Crescent)
G.V. II
House. 1817 by John Dobson for Captain Dutton; later C19 additions. Sandstone
ashlar with plinth; roof of Welsh slate and small graduated slates. H-plan.
2 storeys, lO irregular bays x 3 wide bays. Entrance wing breaking forward at
right has tetrastyle Roman Doric porch, with late C19 half-glazed door at left
and sash window at right; later 2-bay left wing breaking forward, and central
5-window section, have sash windows, all plain with flat stone lintels; floor
and sill bands, eaves gutter cornice. Hipped low-pitched roofs have corniced
ashlar chimneys. High dome with spiked railings on conical roof in entrance
wing. Right return has central bow with 2 sashes and left curved glazed door
to octagonal arcaded conservatory; rear has similar bow with half-conical _
roof and lead ball finial. Interior shows round domed stairwell with iron
balustrade, and wreathed handrail to cantilevered circular stair; high-
quality marble chimney pieces with cast-iron grates; architraves to 8-panelled
doors; Greek-key and egg-and-dart stucco ceiling mouldings; rear right room
has classical window case and similar alcove, lugged architrave to door,
modillioned stucco cornice. Historical note: originally known as Villa Real,
later as Sandyford Park. Source: F. W. Dendy 'An Account of Jesmond'
Archaeologia Aeliana 3rd series I. p. 173.


Listing NGR: NZ2600665617

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