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Ward's Building

A Grade II Listed Building in Westgate, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Latitude: 54.9718 / 54°58'18"N

Longitude: -1.6128 / 1°36'46"W

OS Eastings: 424884

OS Northings: 564205

OS Grid: NZ248642

Mapcode National: GBR SPC.HV

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.698C

Plus Code: 9C6WX9CP+PV

Entry Name: Ward's Building

Listing Date: 13 July 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1024720

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304999

ID on this website: 101024720

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE1

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: St Nicholas Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 11/08/2015

NZ 2464 SE 20/616

HIGH BRIDGE (West side),
Nos. 31, 33, 35 & 37 (Ward's Building)

(Formerly listed as Nos. 31, 33, 35 & 37, HIGH BRIDGE)


Shops and offices. 1903 designed by Cackett, Burns Dick for Wards the printers. Red brick with ashlar detailing. Slate Mansard roofs with various brick stacks. 4 storeys plus attics. 4 bay. Off-ecutre doorway, with double panel doors and elaborate stone surround with segmental pediment supported on exaggerated scroll brackets. To the left a single shop front with recessed central doorway, and to the right a small shop front and beyond a rendered front with doorway. Above 4, 3 storey canted ashlar bay windows, with sashes, the 2 central bays have bracketed eaves above and small dormer windows. The outer bays are topped by curved gables, each with a pair of sashes under single pediment.


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