Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1138998

Date first listed: 12-Nov-1965

Statutory Address: 53, GREY STREET


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Statutory Address: 53, GREY STREET

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District: Newcastle upon Tyne (Metropolitan Authority)

National Grid Reference: NZ 24922 64216


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NZ 2464 SE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE GREY STREET (west side) 20/280 12/11/65 No. 53 G.V. II* Shop and house, now offices. Circa 1837. Probably by John Wardle, for Richard Grainger. Sandstone ashlar; roof not visible. 4 storeys, 3 bays. Circa 1900 ground floor has plinth and rusticated pilasters; renewed door recessed between pilasters with block rustication under fanlight with wrought-iron grille and many-keyed arch. Ground floor entablature with prominent cornice supports giant Corinthian Order with attached square end columns and 4 intermediate fluted columns framing bays. Plain sashes in architraves, those on first floor pedimented; wrought-iron balcony to outer bays. Second floor has prominent entablature with modillioned cornice; pilasters and cornice on top floor, which has renewed windows in plain reveals.

Listing NGR: NZ2492264216


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