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Rye Hill House, Newcastle College

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: Rye Hill House, Newcastle College

List entry Number: 1024764

Location

Rye Hill House, Newcastle College, Rye Hill

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.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 304815

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Details

NZ 26 SW NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE RYE HILL (east side) Rye Hill House, Newcastle College 11/481 G.V. II (Former Listed as Rye Hill Building of College of Arts and Technology (east part))

House, later hospital, now college. Circa 1840. Sandstone ashlar with Welsh slate roof. 3 storeys, 4 windows, and 2-storey narrow end bays. Wide balustraded steps curve in to central glazed porch with double door and wide side lights in Tuscan pilasters under frieze with paterae. Aproned inner ground-floor sashes have round heads with archivolts and impost strings;architraves and bracketed hoods to end sashes and to those of first floor; bracketed sills and architraves to second floor sashes. Narrow sashes in end bays. Second-floor band; dentilled cornice; end bays have cornices, blocking courses and pediments with side consoles. Low-pitched hipped roof has rear ashlar chimney. First floor wrought iron balcony.

Listing NGR: NZ2387763804

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National Grid Reference: NZ 23877 63804

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