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2 and 4, Mosley Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Westgate, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Latitude: 54.971 / 54°58'15"N

Longitude: -1.6096 / 1°36'34"W

OS Eastings: 425090

OS Northings: 564115

OS Grid: NZ250641

Mapcode National: GBR SPV.3N

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.79SZ

Plus Code: 9C6WX9CR+C5

Entry Name: 2 and 4, Mosley Street

Listing Date: 30 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1086962

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304714

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 Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

(south side)
21/391 Nos. 2 and 4
Bank, now offices. 1908 by Newcombe and Newcombe for Alliance Assurance Co. Ltd.
Sandstone ashlar with pink granite plinth and porch. Roof not visible.
Palladian style. 3 storeys, 5 bays and 3-bay curved left entrance section. High
ground floor with plinth, deeper at right on slope, containing right end door with
overlight in architrave; left corner entrance, of Tuscan columns flanked by narrow
windows, holds recessed double door, and overlight with radiating glazing bars, under
swagged frieze and cornice. Above this, giant Ionic Order containing pedimented
first-floor window and second-floor window in lugged architrave. Elevation to
Mosley Street has tall round-headed ground-floor windows, pediments to those on
first floor except in the outer bays which have swagged segmental-headed surrounds;
lugged architraves on second floor. Deep modillioned cornice. Tall, corniced,
ashlar chimneys.

Listing NGR: NZ2509064114

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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