6 AND 7, ELDON SQUARE, 44B AND 44C, BLACKETT STREET, 1-7, ELDON SQUARE, 1-4, ELDON SQUARE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1355254
Date first listed:
14-Jun-1954
Statutory Address:
1-4, ELDON SQUARE
Statutory Address:
1-7, ELDON SQUARE
Statutory Address:
44B AND 44C, BLACKETT STREET
Statutory Address:
6 AND 7, ELDON SQUARE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
1-4, ELDON SQUARE
Statutory Address:
1-7, ELDON SQUARE
Statutory Address:
44B AND 44C, BLACKETT STREET
Statutory Address:
6 AND 7, ELDON SQUARE

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

District:
Newcastle upon Tyne (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
NZ 24787 64487

Details

NZ 2464 NE and NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE ELDON SQUARE NZ 2464 SE (east side) 16/223 and 20/223 Nos. 1-4 consecutive and Nos. 6 and 7. 14.6.54 G.V. II* Includes Nos. 44b and 44c Blackett Street (q.v.). Houses, now offices and shops. 1825-31; by Thomas Oliver and John Dobson for Richard Grainger. Sandstone ashlar; Welsh slate roof. Basement, 3 storeys and some later attics; 33 bays in all, with slightly-projecting 5-bay end pavilions defined by giant pilasters. Houses vary from 3 to 5 bays. 8-panelled doors and overlights (with glazing bars to No.4). Plain reveals to these and to sash windows, mostly with glazing bars; aprons to ground floor windows. First floor sill string in outer bays; second floor entablature and cornice; top plainer cornice. Later mansard roof with 5 dormers to No.6; 2 inserted pedimented dormers to No.1.Ashlar ridge chimneys. Right return in similar style has C20 shops inserted in ground floor, giant corner pilaster at right; glazing bars to sash windows on upper floors. Source: T. Oliver New Picture of Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle 1831, 97.

NZ 2464 SE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE BLACKETT STREET (north side)

20/223 Nos 44b and 44c

G.V. II*

The right return of Nos. 1 - 7 Eldon Square (q.v.).



Listing NGR: NZ2478764493

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
304534
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Oliver, T , A New Picture of Newcastle upon Tyne, (1831), 97

Legal

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

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