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St Anne's Convent and Walls Attached

A Grade II Listed Building in Westgate, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Latitude: 54.97 / 54°58'11"N

Longitude: -1.6279 / 1°37'40"W

OS Eastings: 423920

OS Northings: 563993

OS Grid: NZ239639

Mapcode National: GBR SM6.3B

Mapcode Global: WHC3Q.YBZS

Entry Name: St Anne's Convent and Walls Attached

Listing Date: 30 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121147

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304886

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4

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 Matthew with St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

(south side)
11/538 and 18/538 St. Anne's Convent and
Walls attached
House, later convent. Circa 1826 by Bonomi for Cuthbert Rippon of Stanhope Castle;
addition of second floor and chapel and other alterations 1878 by Dunn and Hansom
for St. Anne's Convent. Coursed squared sandstone with ashlar dressings; roofs of
Welsh slate. Irregular plan, with roughly U-shaped ranges around a small yard.
Tudor style. Front to street: 2 storeys; 2 gable ends enclosing high wall; further
wall at left. 4-bay range at rear of central yard; 2 boarded doors in wall, at left
for pedestrians, and at left of yard for vehicles, have 2-centred arches with drip
moulds. House entrance at right of yard has ledged boarded door in shouldered
surround under stepped wall with stone cross finial. Irregular fenstration in left
gable with square-headed stone-mullioned windows of one and 2 segment-headed lights,
and gable peak with tall chimney. Right gable has 2 small rectangular chamfered lights
at ground level and 6 lancets above. Roll-moulded copings to gables and walls. Rear
yard range has windows similar to those in left gable in 3 bays; fourth bay an
extruded staircase wing in similar style. 3 bargeboarded dormers. All chimneys stone
with conjoined rounded shafts and steep coping.

Listing NGR: NZ2392063992

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

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