ELDON BUILDINGS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1024924
Date first listed:
30-Mar-1987
Statutory Address:
118, GREY STREET
Statutory Address:
ELDON BUILDINGS, 29, 31, 33, BLACKETT STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
118, GREY STREET
Statutory Address:
ELDON BUILDINGS, 29, 31, 33, BLACKETT STREET

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

District:
Newcastle upon Tyne (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
NZ 24890 64434

Details

NZ 2464 SE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE BLACKETT STREET (south side)

20/113 Nos 29, 31,33 (Eldon Buildings)

G.V. II

Hotel, now shops. Includes No. 118 Grey Street. Dated 1893 on top panels; by Oliver and Leeson. Circa 1982 ground-floor alterations. Sandstone ashlar; dark slate roof. Curved corner site to Grey Street. 4 storeys, 8 bays, the 2 at left end and that at right end wider. Hotel entrance in wide right bay. Ground floor entablature has bracketed cornice supporting first floor balconies (removed from 2 left end bays). Giant Composite Order to first and second floors; Venetian windows in wide bays of first floor, round-headed windows in 5 bays of curve, with ornamental glazing bars in heads under keyed arches. Second-floor sashes in architraves under entablature with prominent modillioned cornice. Plain top sashes with fluted band between heads of windows. Top cornice and parapet with 3 carved panels: 18 F/M 93 on bays flanking curve and ELDON BUILDINGS at centre, in Art Nouveau lettering, under alternate pediments. High-relief coat of arms in central pediment.

Listing NGR: NZ2489064434

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
304418
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 04 Jun 2006
Reference: IOE01/15671/28
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Bob Cottrell. Source Historic England Archive
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