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ATLAS CHAMBERS SHOP IN OCCUPATION OF MESSRS JACKSONS

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: ATLAS CHAMBERS SHOP IN OCCUPATION OF MESSRS JACKSONS

List entry Number: 1024732

Location

ATLAS CHAMBERS, 88, WESTGATE ROAD
SHOP IN OCCUPATION OF MESSRS JACKSONS, WESTGATE ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Newcastle upon Tyne

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 30-Mar-1987

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 304924

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

NZ 2464 SW NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE WESTGATE ROAD (north side) 19/572 No. 88 (Atlas Chambers) and shop in occupation of Messrs. Jacksons GV II Shop and offices. Dated 1894 on corner turret. Sandstone ashlar; pink granite office door surround, roof not visible; fishscale copper roof to corner turret. 4 storeys and attic; 6 bays to Westgate Road with right curved corner bay to Clayton Street and one tripartite bay on right return. Office entrance at left: panelled double door and overlight recessed in architrave with tall double key to entablature resting on rusticated pilasters. Altered shop fronts. Upper floors have sashes with glazing bars in lugged architraves. Those on first floor have high moulded friezes, with central carved panel, under cornices with central semi-circular pediment; segmental-headed second-floor sashes have block rustication and key bracket. Giant Ionic Order frames these floors and supports entablature with modillioned cornice. Top windows flanked by paired attached Tuscan columns under top entablature. Corner turret has date panel below colonnade with paired corner columns, all with block rustication, and narrow scrolled pediments over corner projections. Domed roof. Roof balustrade supports consoles flanking 2 dormers, sashes in architraves with tall keys under segmental pediments. Tall chimneys have pilasters and cornices.

Listing NGR: NZ2446564051

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National Grid Reference: NZ 24465 64051

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