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17, Sandhill

A Grade II Listed Building in Ouseburn, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.969 / 54°58'8"N

Longitude: -1.6074 / 1°36'26"W

OS Eastings: 425230

OS Northings: 563891

OS Grid: NZ252638

Mapcode National: GBR SQ4.W2

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.8CTJ

Entry Name: 17, Sandhill

Listing Date: 25 October 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1255542

English Heritage Legacy ID: 459866

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1

County: Newcastle upon Tyne

Electoral Ward/Division: Ouseburn

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

NZ 2563 NW NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE SANDHILL
(east side)
1833-24/10031 No17
GV II
Office, later bank. 1885, by A B Gibson for Susannah Gibson. Ashlar sandstone with painted
plinth, Welsh slate roof with ashlar dressings. Free Renaissance style, 4 storeys and basement,
4 windows. Rusticated ground floor has multi-panelled double doors at left in keyed round
arch flanked by long curved brackets which support deep stone hood. Basement has partly
blocked windows flanking 4 panel door. Plain door overlight and ground floor sashes. Ionic
half-columns and end pilasters define bays on first and second floors, each with entablature, the
second floor with modillion cornice. Central 2 bays project slightly on first and second floors
with balustraded balconies; similar balcony to third floor. All column and pilaster plinths have
lozenge decoration, and in outer bays there are patterned window aprons. Third floor has 8-
pane sashes in architraves, outer bays flamed by shallow pilasters supporting entablature which
breaks forward over pilasters. Roof parapet has ball finials to pilasters at ends and flanking
central wide dormer with swept side panels framing pilasters of tall casement and unsupporting
high pediment. Steeply pitched roof has stone gable coping and high, wide end chimneys.
(T186/11066).


Listing NGR: NZ2523063891

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

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