ROYAL VICTORIA INFIRMARY ADMINISTRATION BLOCK

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1107175

Date first listed: 30-Mar-1987

Statutory Address: ROYAL VICTORIA INFIRMARY ADMINISTRATION BLOCK, QUEEN VICTORIA ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address: ROYAL VICTORIA INFIRMARY ADMINISTRATION BLOCK, QUEEN VICTORIA ROAD

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

District: Newcastle upon Tyne (Metropolitan Authority)

Parish: Non Civil Parish

National Grid Reference: NZ2445264979

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Details

NZ 2464 NW NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE QUEEN VICTORIA ROAD (north side) 15/473 Royal Victoria Infirmary Administration Block G.V. II Hospital offices. Foundation stone 1900 by Prince of Wales; building 1901-1906. By W. L. Newcombe and Percy Adams, after consultation with-Sir A. Waterhouse. Sandstone ashlar ground floor, central pavilion, and central sections of end pavilions; remainder bright red brick with ashlar dressings. Roof of graduated Lakeland slate. 3 storeys and attics; 17 bays in all, with 3-bay centre and end pavilions. Central porte-cochere. Pilasters to pavilions with central top pediments, segmental over entrance bay. End pavilions have ground-floor central canted bay windows. All windows stone mullioned and transomed with leaded lights. 3 flat- headed dormers to each outer section; central attic in stone surround continuous with linking coped parapet. High roof, hipped over pavilions, with central lantern and high ashlar-corniced brick chimneys. Interior shows groined inner porch with 4 bronze commemorative plaques, recording gifts from Lord and Lady Armstrong and others;. Entrance hall and gallery panelled with inlay, in Baroque style; much flower decoration in stucco frieze and ceiling.

Listing NGR: NZ2445264979

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Legacy System number: 304805

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