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29, Newgate Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Morpeth, Northumberland

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1156090

English Heritage Legacy ID: 238751

Location: Morpeth, Northumberland, NE61

County: Northumberland

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

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Listing Text

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

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

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