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SALLYPORT OR WALL KNOLL TOWER

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: SALLYPORT OR WALL KNOLL TOWER

List entry Number: 1121526

Location

SALLYPORT OR WALL KNOLL TOWER, TOWER 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: I

Date first listed: 17-Dec-1971

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 304897

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List entry Description

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

NZ 2564 SW NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE TOWER STREET (east side) 21/549 Sallyport or Wall knoll 17.12.71 Tower GV I Lesser gateway in Town Wall; Company of Ship's Carpenter's meeting hall above. C14 Town wall; 1716 meeting hall. Coursed squared sandstone wall; sandstone ashlar hall with pantiled roof. 2 storeys, 2 bays. Wall has central round stone arch containing studded double doors with large hinges. Room above has 2 round-headed sashes with glazing bars in panels with voussoirs and keys continuous with channelled rustication. Top cornice breaks forward over end and central pilasters. Root has 4 square corner turrets with pyramidal stone roofs and ball finials. Left return has steps up to door and fanlight with glazing bars; low-relief ship's hull in panel above.

Listing NGR: NZ2547464148

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National Grid Reference: NZ 25474 64148

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