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Former Brady and Martin Building

A Grade II Listed Building in South Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Latitude: 54.9775 / 54°58'39"N

Longitude: -1.6081 / 1°36'29"W

OS Eastings: 425181

OS Northings: 564840

OS Grid: NZ251648

Mapcode National: GBR SQ1.ZT

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.84HZ

Plus Code: 9C6WX9HR+2Q

Entry Name: Former Brady and Martin Building

Listing Date: 30 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1325992

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304753

Location: Monument, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1

County: Newcastle upon Tyne

Electoral Ward/Division: South Jesmond

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Newcastle upon Tyne

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Newcastle St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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(north side)
17/426 Former Brady and Martin
building. (Formerly listed
as Newcastle Building).
Offices and warehouse, later Polytechnic building. 1890 and 1897 by W.L.Newcombe for
Brady and Martin, wholesale chemical manufacturers. Red brick with ashlar dressings;
Welsh slate roof. 3 storeys, 5 bays and right extension of 3 bays. Rusticated pilast-
ers support ground floor entablature; giant Ionic Order above has modillioned cornice.
Right extension has end pilasters to entablature. Main block has central door and
fanlight in doorcase with scrolled pediment. Ground floor oriel windows have Ipswich
glazing bars; paired sashes above have segmental pediments on first and architraves
on second floors, in both parts of the building, except for central round-headed
window in extension. Hipped roof. Empty at time of survey.
Redeveloped behind front facade.

Listing NGR: NZ2518164840

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