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Latitude: 55.1686 / 55°10'6"N
Longitude: -1.691 / 1°41'27"W
OS Eastings: 419782
OS Northings: 586072
OS Grid: NZ197860
Mapcode National: GBR J8MP.P0
Mapcode Global: WHC2R.0C11
Entry Name: 29, Newgate Street
Listing Date: 22 August 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1156090
English Heritage Legacy ID: 238751
Location: Morpeth, Northumberland, NE61
Civil Parish: Morpeth
Built-Up Area: Morpeth
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Morpeth
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
MORPETH NEWGATE STREET
NZ 1986 (West side)
22/262 No. 29
Shop. Early C18. Brick in irregular bond, with ashlar dressings. Welsh slate
roof. 3 storeys, 3 windows.
Ground floor rusticated with the joints breaking round openings to form
voussoirs. To left elliptical carriage arch to Old Bakehouse Yard. Right of
this 4 round arches with keystones, formerly an open arcade but now with a
door to left and 3 windows. Fanlights formed by elaborate late C19 wrought-
iron grilles. Cornice over.
Rusticated quoins above. 1st floor has 8-pane sashes in eared architraves.
2nd floor has brick string and 4-pane sashes in shouldered eared architraves.
Pulvinated top frieze, cornice and parapet with pilasters and ball finials,
probably added mid C19. Steeply-pitched roof with tumbled-in brickwork in the
gables. Corniced brick end stacks.
Rear has stair projection and rear wing with 12-pane sashes.
Interior has fine early C18 open-well stair with carved tread ends, wreathed
and ramped handrail and turned balusters with square knops.
Listing NGR: NZ1978286072
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