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Former Market Keeper's House

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9676 / 54°58'3"N

Longitude: -1.6212 / 1°37'16"W

OS Eastings: 424349

OS Northings: 563725

OS Grid: NZ243637

Mapcode National: GBR SN5.0S

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.2D8N

Entry Name: Former Market Keeper's House

Listing Date: 17 December 1971

Last Amended: 30 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1355279

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304862

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 John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 2463 NW NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE SCOTSWOOD ROAD
(south side)
22/517 Former Market-keeper's
17.12.71 House. (Formerly listed
as premises occupied by
Homebuilt Timber
GV II
Market-keeper's house and market office. Circa 1842 by John Dobson. Sandstone ashlar;
Welsh slake roof. Symmetrical with bowed end projections. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Ground
floor arcade with keys and impost string contains 2 inserted windows and door. Sill
string to 2 tripartite windows above between long cornice brackets. On returns lower,
single-storey narrow, blank links to bowed projections containing sash windows in
plain reveals; left end obscured by adjoining warehouse. Low-pitched hipped roof has
central 2-stage clock tower, the clock under pointed hood, with open-arched top stage
which has chimneys in corner pilasters. Low half-conical roof to bowed projection at
right.Roof of left projection not visible.


Listing NGR: NZ2434963725

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