MAIN BLOCK OF CO OPERATIVE SOCIETY PREMISES

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1154038
Date first listed:
15-Sep-1988
Statutory Address:
MAIN BLOCK OF CO OPERATIVE SOCIETY PREMISES, QUEEN STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
MAIN BLOCK OF CO OPERATIVE SOCIETY PREMISES, QUEEN STREET

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

District:
Northumberland (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Amble By the Sea
National Grid Reference:
NU 26568 04557

Details

AMBLE QUEEN STREET NU 2604 (North side) 13/56 Main block of Co-operative Society premises II

Shops, with offices above and to rear, 1920. Ashlar-fronted, other elevations rock-faced stone with ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof. Baroque style.

2-storeys. Front in two parts: main section 3 + 1 + 3 bays, symmetrical. Central open-pedimented entrance bay shows fielded-panel double doors,with radial overlight,in hollow-chamfered round arch, with rusticated surround and triple keystone, forming base to canted oriel with 12-pane sash window and moulded cornice. To either side double shop fronts with labradorite stallrisers and decorative leading to top panes, under timber fascia board and cornice. 12-pane sash windows above (except for one slatted window) in architraves with triple keystones and raised aprons; end pilasters with decorative frieze below sunk nowy-headed panels; modillion eaves cornice; roof hipped to left, with one corniced ridge stack. One-bay right section similar but set at a different angle to align with street.

Left return, to Bridge Street, 4 bays; right bay similar to front; left part shows 4-pane casements on ground floor and paired 12-pane sashes above. Similar fenestration to rear elevation; to left is a single-storey loading bay with segmental arch.

Listing NGR: NU2656804557

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
236724
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 24 Aug 2000
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