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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: 1121908



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


District: Newcastle upon Tyne

District Type: Metropolitan Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 29-Jun-1976

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 304961

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NZ 26 SW NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE WESTGATE ROAD (south side) 11/605 Nos. 1-8 consecutive 29.6.76 Graingerville South GV II Terrace of eight houses. Circa 1839 for Richard Grainger. Sandstone ashlar with Welsh slate roofs. Nos, one and 2 have basement and three storeys, and No. 1 has attic. Nos. 3 to 8 have basement and 2 storeys; attics except to No. 5. Nos. 1-5 3 bays; 2 bays Nos. 6-8. Steps to doors, most 4-panelled, with overlights (radial glazing bars to No. 2). Nos. 1 to 5 have plain reveals to doors and to sash windows, some with glazing bars; architraves to doors and to windows above. Second bays have tripartite windows in lugged surrounds, those on ground floor with pilasters and dentil cornice; other windows mostly renewed, and canted one-storey bay to No. 8 . First floor band and top cornice. Some later pedimented dormers. Full-width rendered dormer inserted in Nos. 3 and 4. Ashlar ridge chimneys, one raised in brick. Historical note: one of the last of Grainger's investments. Source: Wilkes and Dodds Tyneside Classical 1964 for Grainger's purchase of the Elswick estate.

Listing NGR: NZ2306264366

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Wilkes, , Dodds, , Tyneside Classical, (1964)

National Grid Reference: NZ 23062 64366


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