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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: 47-51, GREY STREET

List entry Number: 1024874



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


District: Newcastle upon Tyne

District Type: Metropolitan Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 12-Nov-1965

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 304596

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NZ 2464 SE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE GREY STREET (west side) 20/279 12/11/65 Nos. 47 to 51 odd G.V. II* Shops and houses, now shops and offices. Circa 1837; probably by John Wardle, for Richard Grainger. Sandstone ashlar; roof not visible. 4 storeys, 6 bays. Circa 1900 office in left 3 bays has 3-panelled doors, under overlights with glazing bars, flanking elliptical-headed wide window with carved spandrels. Entablature has pulvinated frieze with cartouches supporting cornice. Shop in right 3 bays has renewed central door under altered entablature. Windows on upper floors, sashes with some glazing bars, in architraves, those on second floor with bracketed sills. Second-floor entablature with prominent cornice. Top sashes in plain reveals under cornice and blocking course. Graded for importance in fine street group.

Listing NGR: NZ2493164203

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National Grid Reference: NZ 24931 64203


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