67, HIGH BRIDGE, 54 AND 56, PILGRIM STREET, 16, SHAKESPEARE STREET

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1355326
Date first listed:
04-Mar-1992
Statutory Address:
16, SHAKESPEARE STREET
Statutory Address:
54 AND 56, PILGRIM STREET
Statutory Address:
67, HIGH BRIDGE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
16, SHAKESPEARE STREET
Statutory Address:
54 AND 56, PILGRIM STREET
Statutory Address:
67, HIGH BRIDGE

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 24986 64275

Details

The following shall be added: NZ 2464 SE/ NEWCASTLE-UPON-TYNE PILGRIM STREET NZ 2564 SW 1833-/20/21/10001 Nos 54 and 56 GV II Former Masonic Temple, now offices, shops and club. Built 1894, to the designs of John Johnson, J.K.W. Lowry. Refurbished and converted c1989. Ashlar and brick with ashlar dressings, lead roofs. Pilgrim Street front, 4 storey. Neo Jacobean style. Large off-centre entrance archway, topped by a broken pediment on brackets. To the left a doorway with a small window beyond, to the right a segment headed doorway with raised keystone, and foundation stone plaque beyond. Above on eitherside, single circular windows topped by winged globes. First floor has 5 Doric pilasters, and a central pair of windows, flanked by single windows all with ashlar surrounds and round headed arches with carved tympanums. Attic floor above has central 2-light, and flanking 2 light windows, with squat panel pilasters supporting an entablature and balustrade with ball finials. The centre has an elaborate carved dormer with shield. To the left a small corner cupola. High Bridge front, has to the right a continuation of the Pilgrim Street front, 4 storey with similar fenestration, articulated with pilasters and topped by an elaborate gabled blind dormer. Beyond to the left the facade is red and white brick with ashlar dressings. The first 2 bays are 4 storey and the remaining 4 are 2 storey. The ground floor has an entrance to the left and 5 shop fronts. Shakespeare Street front, 4 storey, 3 window front in the Italianate style. Ground floor has a round headed doorway to left with rusticated pilasters supporting a segmental pediment, and to the right a shop front with a further pilaster beyond. Above 3 deeply sunk windows in surrounds with pilasters and rusticated bands. Above 3 round headed windows in square headed surrounds, also with rusticated pilasters. Above again 3 round headed arches and pilasters. Topped by a deep cornice. See also 67 High Bridge and 16 Shakespeare Street.

Listing NGR: NZ2498664275

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
305001
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: 16 Feb 2001
Reference: IOE01/03602/26
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Bob Cottrell. Source Historic England Archive
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