EDUCATION COMMITTEE DISTRIBUTION CENTRE OFFICE (OUSEBURN SCHOOLS)

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1024947

Date first listed: 17-Dec-1971

Statutory Address: EDUCATION COMMITTEE DISTRIBUTION CENTRE OFFICE (OUSEBURN SCHOOLS), ALBION ROW

Map

Ordnance survey map of EDUCATION COMMITTEE DISTRIBUTION CENTRE OFFICE (OUSEBURN SCHOOLS)
© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1024947 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 20-Nov-2018 at 15:57:39.

Location

Statutory Address: EDUCATION COMMITTEE DISTRIBUTION CENTRE OFFICE (OUSEBURN SCHOOLS), ALBION ROW

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 26517 64248

Summary

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

History

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Details

In the entry for:- NZ 26 SE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE ALBION ROW (west side) 12/73 Education Committee Distribution Centre office 17.12.71 (Ouseburn Schools) GV II The grade shall be amended to read II* (star)

------------------------------------

NZ 26 SE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE ALBION ROW (west side) 12/73 Education Committee Distri- bution Centre office 17.12.71 (Ouseburn Schools) G.V. II School, now offices. 1893 by F.W. Rich. 4-and-one English garden wall bond brick with ashlar and moulded brick dressings; Welsh slate roof. 3 ranges almost enclosing yard. Eclectic style with C17 and C18 elements. 2 storeys and attics in 3-bay north range; 3-storey wings return inwards from corner towers and enclose 2-storey sections. 4-stage towers have keyed brick open arches, that at right blocked; long window above in Gibbs surround; 2 sashes under flat brick arches in 3rd stage and blank 4th; very wide modillioned eaves; ogee-hipped roof with hipped dormers; and on top, 3 tiers of eaves, the lower 2 octagonal and the top round, to parabolic roof with low-hipped dormers and ball-and-spike finial, like a Burmese temple roof. Wings have arched entrance porches, GIRLS inscribed at left and BOYS at right, flanked by pedimented pilasters; elliptical and flat brick arches and moulded sills to sashes with glazing bars; keyed oculi on 2nd floor above porches; hipped roofs. North range has double-chamfered stone-mullioned-and-transomed windows; high shaped gable with swan-neck pediment; over centre section flanked by 6-light windows under lower dormers with shaped gables. Moulded brick floor strings; brick-and-ashlar pilaster and quoin strips. Tall corniced chimneys with strings.

Listing NGR: NZ2651764248

Legacy

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

Legacy System number: 304372

Legacy System: LBS

End of official listing