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8 and 10, Close

A Grade II Listed Building in Westgate, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Latitude: 54.9683 / 54°58'5"N

Longitude: -1.6092 / 1°36'33"W

OS Eastings: 425113

OS Northings: 563810

OS Grid: NZ251638

Mapcode National: GBR SPW.JR

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.7DY2

Entry Name: 8 and 10, Close

Listing Date: 17 December 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1115771

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304494

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, 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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Listing Text

NZ 2563 NW

(north side)

Nos. 8 and l0



Shops and houses, now offices. Circa 1830. Incised stucco with ashlar dressings;
Welsh slate roof. 4 storeys, 8 bays. Reeded Tuscan pilasters and entablature
frame ground-floor shops. Upper floors have plain sashes in architraves,
pedimented on first floor and each with pulvinated frieze and cornice on second
floor; second-floor bracketed sill string. Third floor windows have plain reveals.
Top cornice and coped high parapet. Rendered ridge chimneys. 2 iron handrails
attached to right return alongside Castle Stairs: round-section rails with
downcurved ends, attached on iron brackets.

Listing NGR: NZ 25113 63810

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

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