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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.


List entry Number: 1107186



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


District: Newcastle upon Tyne

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish: Non Civil Parish

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 30-Mar-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 304797

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NZ 26 SE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE QUAYSIDE 12/466 C.W.S. Warehouse G.V. II 1891 and 1900. by T.G. Gueritte of L.G.Mouchel's firm, and F.E.L. Harris of C.W.S. Architects. Reinforced concrete, the exterior finished to resemble Portland stone. Raft foundation to overcome marshy site. 6-storey elevation in austere classical style. 3-bay Giant Order of plain pilasters (without frieze) stretched through 5 storeys, supporting a heavily bracketed cornice and resting on triple-arched bonded podium with cornice. Pair of square windows in each bay; each window divided into 9 large pairs (6 on top floor). Interior has slab floors and beamwork supported by square columns with diagonal spandrels. Modifications except to top storey, which has barrel-vault across centre with metal strip windows along its base. Source: L.G. Mouchel Hennebique Ferro-Concrete 4th ed. 1921.

Listing NGR: NZ2568464083

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Mouchel, L G, Partners Limited, , Hennebique Ferro Concrete Theory and Practice, (1921)

National Grid Reference: NZ2568464083


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