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2 Griffins in Front of Westgate Grange

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

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Latitude: 54.9714 / 54°58'16"N

Longitude: -1.6282 / 1°37'41"W

OS Eastings: 423898

OS Northings: 564147

OS Grid: NZ238641

Mapcode National: GBR SM4.PQ

Mapcode Global: WHC3Q.Y9TQ

Entry Name: 2 Griffins in Front of Westgate Grange

Listing Date: 30 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1338566

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304957

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4

County: Newcastle upon Tyne

Electoral Ward/Division: Westgate

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Newcastle upon Tyne

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Newcastle St Matthew with St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

(south side)
18/601 2 griffins in front of
Westgate Grange
2 Statues. Circa 1872. Formerly finials on roof of Mining Institure, Westgate Road
(q.v.). Removed in 1958 and set on steps in front of No. 271. Griffins, about one
metre high, sitting upright and holding long scroll which is draped over shoulder
of each.

Listing NGR: NZ2389864147

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