SOUTH FRONT OF GRAINGER MARKET

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1355260
Date first listed:
14-Jun-1954
Statutory Address:
SOUTH FRONT OF GRAINGER MARKET, 1-25, NUN STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
SOUTH FRONT OF GRAINGER MARKET, 1-25, NUN 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 24721 64263

Details

NZ 2464 SE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE NUN STREET (north side) 20/432 14/6/54. Nos. 1 to 25 odd (south front of Grainger Market) G.V. I End bays are returns of Nos. 11-43 Clayton Street (q.v.) and Nos. 95-137 Grainger Street (q.v.)and are described here since they complete the composition. Shops and public house, forming south elevation of covered market. 1835 by John Dobson for Richard Grainger. Sandstone ashlar; roof not visible. Classical style. 3 storeys; 34 bays in all. 5 entrances to market, 2 at right with segmental arches and pilasters. Ground floor shops C20. Giant Corinthian pilasters to end pavilions. Sash windows, most with glazing bars, in plain reveals; second-floor windows have aprons and slightly-projecting sills; some renewed first-floor lintels. End bays have tripartite window in architraves on floor band; second-floor dentilled cornice. Top parapet with pilasters to 8-bay projections. Blocking course to intermediate bays.

Listing NGR: NZ2472164263

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
304761
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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