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10 and 12, Nelson Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Westgate, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Latitude: 54.9734 / 54°58'24"N

Longitude: -1.6143 / 1°36'51"W

OS Eastings: 424789

OS Northings: 564381

OS Grid: NZ247643

Mapcode National: GBR SP5.7C

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.58K4

Entry Name: 10 and 12, Nelson Street

Listing Date: 12 November 1965

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1096849

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304726

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

(north side)
12/11/65 No. lO and 12
Music hall; now facade of Eldon Centre shopping precinct. Dated 1838 on panel
above door. For Richard Grainger. Sandstone ashlar; roof not visible. 3 storeys,
3 bays. Steps up to 6-panelled double door and fanlight with glazing bars at
right, in round-arched surround under bracketed pediment on slender pilasters.
Inserted grilles at ground floor left under cornice. 2-storey arched recesses above
contain round-headed sashes, the lower in keyed surrounds with pilasters, the upper
with panelled sills. Similar recess above door containing window with bracketed
blind balustrade. Apron panel over door incised MUSIC HALL/1838. Top entablature
with prominent cornice and blocking course. Included for group value.
This building has been redeveloped behind the facade so only the facade is of

Listing NGR: NZ2478964381

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

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