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Claremont Buildings

A Grade II Listed Building in Westgate, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Latitude: 54.9794 / 54°58'45"N

Longitude: -1.613 / 1°36'46"W

OS Eastings: 424864

OS Northings: 565040

OS Grid: NZ248650

Mapcode National: GBR SPB.QM

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.634L

Entry Name: Claremont Buildings

Listing Date: 30 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1115598

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304531

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2

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

(east side)
14/220 Claremont Buildings
Shops and offices, now University Chaplaincy. Dated 1896 by W. Hope for Fairless
Harrison, tanner; 1905 additions. Steel frame and sandstone ashlar; graduated
slate roof with copper dome to turret. 3 storeys and attic, 6 irregular bays.
Pilasters, Doric Order on ground floor and Composite on first, define 4 right bays
with shop windows on ground floor and similar windows on first. 2 left bays have
office entrance at right under segmental canopy; altered ground floor to these and
to third bay. Sash windows elsewhere, those on second floor grouped, in panelled
pilasters under segmental pediments. Right corner entrance to shop under corbelled
turret. Gabled dormers over 2 left bays and 3 right, linked by pierced parapet,
have raised shaped pediments and ball finials. Tall ashlar chimneys.

Listing NGR: NZ2486465040

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

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