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55-59, GREY STREET

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: 55-59, GREY STREET

List entry Number: 1024875

Location

55-59, GREY STREET

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: 12-Nov-1965

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 304598

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

NZ 2464 SE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE GREY STREET (west side) 20/281 12/11/65 Nos. 55-59 odd G.V. II* Shops and houses, now offices. Circa 1837 by John Wardle, for Richard Grainger. Circa 1900 shop renewed at right; at left (in style of 1900) renewed c.1982. Sandstone ashlar; Welsh slate roof with brick chimneys. 4 storeys, 3 bays. Ground floor Tuscan Order; giant Ionic above. Shops have curved glass to recessed entrances and slender pilasters to lights with curved top corners. 8-panelled house door and overlight in deep reveal at right. Sash windows with glazing bars on all floors ; pilasters above prominent second-floor cornice. Top cornice and blocking course. Ridge chimneys.

Listing NGR: NZ2491964235

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National Grid Reference: NZ 24919 64235

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