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House of Recovery in Yard Behind College of Advanced Technology

A Grade II Listed Building in Westgate, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Latitude: 54.9722 / 54°58'19"N

Longitude: -1.6214 / 1°37'16"W

OS Eastings: 424334

OS Northings: 564236

OS Grid: NZ243642

Mapcode National: GBR SN4.8L

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.2953

Entry Name: House of Recovery in Yard Behind College of Advanced Technology

Listing Date: 30 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1299316

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304389

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4

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 John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

(east side off)

19/87 House of Recovery in
yard behind College
of Advanced Technology.


Hospital. 1804 as fever hospital. Coursed squared sandstone with ashlar dressings;
Welsh slate roof with brick chimneys. 2 storeys, 5 bays, the central 3 slightly
higher and projecting. Flat stone lintels to boarded doors recessed in blocked
round arches. 3 similar arches in central bays are partly bricked up; the central
arch has internal string at door-head level. Sashes with glazing bars on first
floor and in fifth bay on second floor; other windows blind; all have flat stone
lintels. First floor sill band, second floor projecting stone sills. Gutter
cornice to 3 central bays. Hipped roof has 2 ridge chimneys and 5 small ridge
ventilators. Source: Mackenzie, History of Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle 1827
p.516. Empty at time of survey.

Listing NGR: NZ2433464236

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