WATER TOWER SOUTH OF CENTRAL STATION

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1355257
Date first listed:
30-Mar-1987
Statutory Address:
WATER TOWER SOUTH OF CENTRAL STATION, FORTH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
WATER TOWER SOUTH OF CENTRAL STATION, FORTH STREET

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 24584 63718

Details

NZ 2463 NE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE FORTH STREET (north side) 23/246 Water tower south of Central Station. G.V. II Water tower. Dated on plaque on tank NER/1891; for North Eastern Railway. Rockfaced sandstone with ashlar dressings; iron tank. 3 storeys, 5 bays and tank on top. Flat stone lintels and slightly projecting stone sills to mullioned-and-transomed windows on ground and first floors; similar sills to round-headed second-floor windows under stone arches. Moulded cornice, Chimney stacks on returns and high corniced chimneys, square yellow pots to that at right. Tank about 2m high and of same dimensions as building.

Listing NGR: NZ2458463718

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
304558
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 May 2000
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