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2,3 and 4, Exchange Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Central, Middlesbrough

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Latitude: 54.5789 / 54°34'44"N

Longitude: -1.2337 / 1°14'1"W

OS Eastings: 449632

OS Northings: 520681

OS Grid: NZ496206

Mapcode National: GBR MHTH.QC

Mapcode Global: WHD70.05TK

Entry Name: 2,3 and 4, Exchange Place

Listing Date: 17 November 1978

Last Amended: 28 July 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1136738

English Heritage Legacy ID: 59716

Location: Middlesbrough, TS1

County: Middlesbrough

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Built-Up Area: Middlesbrough

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Middlesbrough St John Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

NZ 4920 NE
east side.
8/28 Nos. 2,3 and 4
Terraced offices, c.1870 by W.H. Blessley (Middlesbrough). Brick with
stone, polychrome brick and encaustic tile dressings. Welsh slate roof.
Italianate. 3 storeys, irregular. 18-bay stilted-segmental-arcaded ground
floor, has round granite colonnettes with square pedestals and capitals,
carved in first 3 bays, roughly-dressed in other bays. Renewed doors and
blocked overlights, flanked by pilasters, in 4th and 13th bays. Renewed
windows now boarded over; window in 3rd bay now holds door. Continuous
hoodmould, with billet moulding in 4th to 18th bays. Foliate-patterned
tiled band below first-floor sills. Similar 12-bay round arcading on first
floor, holding recessed single and paired round-headed casement windows.
Similar colonettes separate paired windows, under common round heads with
quasi-Celtic cross-ornamented roundels in blocked tympana. 7-bay 2nd floor
has round-headed casement windows, single and in groups of 2,3 and 4, with
similar colonnettes. Carved capitals and imposts in bays 1 to 4. Moulded
sill string; bracketed eaves cornice. Large gabled dormer over 2nd bay has
round-headed opening holding 4 round-headed windows under 3 cusped oculi.
Pointed relieving arches over all openings. Cross-axial stacks, truncated
at right, gabled at left end. Disused and dilapidated at time of resurvey.
Formerly known as Albert Bridge Place.

Listing NGR: NZ4963220681

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

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