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JESMOND DENE HOUSE

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: JESMOND DENE HOUSE

List entry Number: 1024853

Location

JESMOND DENE HOUSE, JESMOND DENE ROAD, NEWCASTLE UNDER TYNE, NE2 2EY

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: 08-May-1981

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 304641

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History

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Details

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 04/08/2016

NZ 26 NE 9/321

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE JESMOND DENE ROAD (north side) Jesmond Dene House

8/5/81 GV II House. 1822 by John Dobson for T.E. Headlam; extensive additions and alterations - porch dated 1897 - by F.W. Rich for Sir Andrew Noble. Rock-faced sandstone with chiselled margins, ashlar dressings and plinth; left range has upper timber frame with infill of pebble-dash render; roofs of plain tiles with roll-moulded gable copings. Irregular plan. Tudor style. 2 storeys and attics; 5 bays. Boarded door recessed in open-arched battlemented 2-storey porch in second bay with coat of arms and date 1897 carved in arts-and-crafts-style panels under ground floor corbel-table. Ground floor double-chamfered stone-mullioned (and some transomed) windows; bracketed wood oriel in timber-framed section. Glazed porch at right. Varied roofs; hipped dormers to steeply-pitched double-span right section.

Interior a typical late C19 magnate's house, eclectic and rich, with some special features e.g. Frosterley marble fenders, William de Morgan tiles to sitting-room fireplace; Great Hall with elaborate Jacobean panelling and carving to chimney piece, and small staircase alongside, in huge alcove; screens passage and gallery over; multi-moulded beams and joists to roof with corbelled arch trusses and central bosses.

Listing NGR: NZ2546267239

Selected Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 7 Cleveland Part 13 Durham Part 41 Tyne and Wear,

National Grid Reference: NZ 25462 67239

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