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53, Grey Street

A Grade II* Listed Building in Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Latitude: 54.972 / 54°58'19"N

Longitude: -1.6122 / 1°36'43"W

OS Eastings: 424922

OS Northings: 564217

OS Grid: NZ249642

Mapcode National: GBR SPG.90

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.69J8

Plus Code: 9C6WX9CQ+Q4

Entry Name: 53, Grey Street

Listing Date: 12 November 1965

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138998

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304597

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 Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

(west side)
12/11/65 No. 53
G.V. II*
Shop and house, now offices. Circa 1837. Probably by John Wardle, for Richard
Grainger. Sandstone ashlar; roof not visible. 4 storeys, 3 bays. Circa 1900
ground floor has plinth and rusticated pilasters; renewed door recessed between
pilasters with block rustication under fanlight with wrought-iron grille and
many-keyed arch. Ground floor entablature with prominent cornice supports giant
Corinthian Order with attached square end columns and 4 intermediate fluted columns
framing bays. Plain sashes in architraves, those on first floor pedimented;
wrought-iron balcony to outer bays. Second floor has prominent entablature with
modillioned cornice; pilasters and cornice on top floor, which has renewed windows
in plain reveals.

Listing NGR: NZ2492264216

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

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