Tyne and Wear HER(12909): Newcastle, Carliol Square, Telephone House - Details
Newcastle, Carliol Square, Telephone House
Newcastle Telephone Exchange. Now a big brick office block occupying most of the eastern half of Carliol Square. Five storeys and a mansard attic, and a semi basement. The flat face has 15 bays, with big decorative doorcases at the second, middle and 14th bays. These are of rusticated sandstone and rise through three storeys. First shown on OS 4th edition of 1940.
Archaeological Services University of Durham, August 2006, East Pilgrim Street, Newcastle upon Tyne - archaeological desk-based assessment and photographic record, part 2: gazeteer, pages 173-174; Gifford, 2007, East Pilgrim Street, Phase II, Newcastle upon Tyne - Condition Appraisal and Conservation Statement