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Earl Grey House

A Grade II Listed Building in Westgate, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9726 / 54°58'21"N

Longitude: -1.6131 / 1°36'47"W

OS Eastings: 424861

OS Northings: 564287

OS Grid: NZ248642

Mapcode National: GBR SPB.3H

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.682S

Entry Name: Earl Grey House

Listing Date: 12 November 1965

Last Amended: 17 December 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1355266

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304700

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 SE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE GREY STREET
(west side)
20/377
17/12/71 Nos. 77 to 85 odd
(Earl Grey House)
G.V. II
The left return of Nos. 19 to 39 odd Market Street (q.v.).


NZ 2464 SE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE MARKET STREET
(south side)
20/377 Nos. 19 to 39 odd
12/11/65
G.V. II
Includes Nos. 77 to 85 odd Grey Street (Earl Grey House) on left return. Shops
and houses, now shops and offices. Circa 1837, probably by John Wardle, for
Richard Grainger. Sandstone ashlar; Welsh slate roof. 4 storeys, with some
attics; 28 bays. Ground floor altered. Giant Ionic Order to end and central
5-bay pavilions, pilasters defining each 5 end bays, attached columns the central
5, all fluted. Right 3 columns of centre shorter, stepping up to accommodate
change in level. Windows in plain reveals, mostly sashes, some renewed and some
with glazing bars. Second floor sill band except in 2 right centre bays. Second-
floor entablature with prominent cornice. Top floor has sashes in plain reveals,
panelled pilasters in pavilions; and top cornice and blocking course. Panelled
parapet in centre. Nos. 19 to 27 (Earl Grey House), with inserted Mansard roof
and attic windows, are extensively rebuilt behind facade and are included for
group value.


Listing NGR: NZ2486164287

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