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13, Sandhill

A Grade II Listed Building in Ouseburn, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Latitude: 54.9688 / 54°58'7"N

Longitude: -1.6073 / 1°36'26"W

OS Eastings: 425236

OS Northings: 563872

OS Grid: NZ252638

Mapcode National: GBR SQ5.KP

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.8CVN

Entry Name: 13, Sandhill

Listing Date: 25 October 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1260195

English Heritage Legacy ID: 441460

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

The following shall be added:
(east side)
1833-/24/10029 No 13
Offices. 1879 by Edward Shewbrook for W. A. Oliver. Sandstone ashlar and Welsh slate roof
with ashlar dressings. Free Baroque style. 4 storeys and attics, 5 windows. Ground floor has
rusticated plinth to fluted Dooric pilasters defining bays, the outer ones more narrow and each
containing low door, the left blocked and the right 2-panelled, with pulvinated frieze and
segmented pediment. Oeil de boeuf over each door, the left blocked and the right with glazing
bars. 3 wide inner bas have pilasters and archivolts to round-arched openings, the right with
C20 folding metal door and the central and left with plain light below transom light with
radiating glazing bars. Low basement windows in plinth have shouldered lintels. Ground floor
entablature has modillion cornice on which rest first floor windows. All upper windows have
wood mullions and transoms, first and second floor in architraves with raised alternating
pediments, and outer bays projecting slightly with fluted pilasters to each window; second floor
sill string and cornice. Top floor has fluted end pilasters, and Ionic half-columns frame round-
arched windows with pilasters and archivolts, the outer bays breaking forward on curved stone
brackets. Wide top frieze has modillion cornice over deep fascia with swags in outer bays, and
breaks forward over these bays. Attic storey has high segmental pediments over entablatures of
square dormer windows in end bays, and swept parapet linking these to tall central dormer with
Ionic pilasters supporting shaped gablet with oval light. Roof has stone gable coping and high
ashlar end stacks. (T186/8678).

Listing NGR: NZ2523663872

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

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