History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

2 Griffins in Front of Westgate Grange

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

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

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

Find accommodation in
Elswick

Listing Text

NZ 2364 SE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE WESTGATE ROAD
(south side)
18/601 2 griffins in front of
Westgate Grange
GV II
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

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.