STUDENTS' UNION

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1355263

Date first listed: 30-Mar-1987

Statutory Address: STUDENTS' UNION, KING'S WALK

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Location

Statutory Address: STUDENTS' UNION, KING'S WALK

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 24741 64990

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History

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Details

NZ 2465 SE and NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE KING'S WALK NZ 2464 NE (west side) 14/353 and 16/353 Students' Union G.V. II Students' Union building. Dated 1924 on tower; by Cackett, Burns, Dick and McKellar, for Armstrong College, later King's College, University of Durham; now Newcastle University. Bright red brick with diaper work; ashlar quoins and dressings; roof not visible. E-plan. Jacobethan style. Basement and 3 storeys; 1:7:1 bays, the outer ones breaking forward with 3 bays in inner return. Projecting central 4-storey tower has keyed open arch in Roman Doric porch with paired pilasters and parapet with coats of arms. Irregular-block jambs to stone mullioned and transomed windows of 2 and 3 lights; 6-light full-height canted bays on projecting ends. Cornices on each floor; diabolo balusters to parapet; small square turret has obelisk finials; high domed lantern with ball and weather vane finial.

Listing NGR: NZ2473964992

Legacy

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Legacy System: LBS

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