32, Close (The Cooperage) - Newcastle upon Tyne

One of a group of late-medieval buildings on the Newcastle-upon-Tyne water front. Sandstone ground floor, supporting timber-framed upper floors. Gabled front of one bay and three storeys, with jettied first and second floors. Originally a merchant house and more recently a public house and restaurant. The building is vacant and deteriorating due to a lack of maintenance.

32, Close (The Cooperage) - Newcastle upon Tyne
© Historic England

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: 32, CLOSE
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1024916
  • Local Planning Authority: Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Site Type: Domestic > Residential building


  • County: Tyne and Wear
  • District / Borough: Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Newcastle upon Tyne Central
  • Region: North East

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Poor
  • Occupancy / Use: Vacant/not in use
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Commercial company
  • Designation: Listed Building grade II*, CA