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56-63, Thornton Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Westgate, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Latitude: 54.9703 / 54°58'12"N

Longitude: -1.6207 / 1°37'14"W

OS Eastings: 424381

OS Northings: 564024

OS Grid: NZ243640

Mapcode National: GBR SN7.S0

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.2BJL

Entry Name: 56-63, Thornton Street

Listing Date: 27 November 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1355304

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304896

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

(west side)
19/548 Nos. 56 to 63 consecutive
Terrace of houses with shops. Early-mid C19. Local pinkish-red brick, English
bond, with ashlar plinth and dressings; Welsh slate roof. 3 storeys, 4 houses with
2 bays each. Paired doors to house and shop at each end and groups of 4 in centre.
Original (shop fronts with glazing bars to 2 left shops; 2 right shops boarded up;
bracketed fascia cornice. Some four-panel doors, with oblong fanlights. Wedge
stone lintels and projecting stone sills to sashes with glazing bars, narrower
windows above doors. Eaves band and gutter cornice. Low-pitched hipped roof has 2
ridge chimneys.

Listing NGR: NZ2438164024

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