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1-4, ELDON SQUARE (See details for further address information)

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9744 / 54°58'27"N

Longitude: -1.6143 / 1°36'51"W

OS Eastings: 424787

OS Northings: 564487

OS Grid: NZ247644

Mapcode National: GBR SP5.70

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.57KD

Entry Name: 1-4, ELDON SQUARE (See details for further address information)

Listing Date: 14 June 1954

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1355254

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304534

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1

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 Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 2464 NE and NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE ELDON SQUARE
NZ 2464 SE (east side)
16/223 and 20/223 Nos. 1-4 consecutive
and Nos. 6 and 7.
14.6.54
G.V. II*
Includes Nos. 44b and 44c Blackett Street (q.v.). Houses, now offices and shops.
1825-31; by Thomas Oliver and John Dobson for Richard Grainger. Sandstone ashlar;
Welsh slate roof. Basement, 3 storeys and some later attics; 33 bays in all, with
slightly-projecting 5-bay end pavilions defined by giant pilasters. Houses vary
from 3 to 5 bays. 8-panelled doors and overlights (with glazing bars to No.4).
Plain reveals to these and to sash windows, mostly with glazing bars; aprons to
ground floor windows. First floor sill string in outer bays; second floor
entablature and cornice; top plainer cornice. Later mansard roof with 5 dormers
to No.6; 2 inserted pedimented dormers to No.1.Ashlar ridge chimneys. Right
return in similar style has C20 shops inserted in ground floor, giant corner
pilaster at right; glazing bars to sash windows on upper floors. Source:
T. Oliver New Picture of Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle 1831, 97.


NZ 2464 SE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE BLACKETT STREET (north side)

20/223 Nos 44b and 44c

G.V. II*


The right return of Nos. 1 - 7 Eldon Square (q.v.).


Listing NGR: NZ2478764493

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