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Newcastle, The Close, No. 35 (Lloyds No 1 Quayside Bar)







Extant Building

Once known as Dove's Warehouse and now a restuarent and public house, 35 The Close is the only example of a late 16th century merchant's house with its own wharf remaining on the Close. House and warehouses. Possibly 16th century and later. Render; sandstone; brick with some ashlar dressings; timber frame; renewed pantiled roofs with some Welsh slate. Three ranges, the rear originally on the river edge but now facing onto artificial fill, around cortyard with enclosing wall on street front. Sash windows. Segmental brick arches. Double vehicle doors. Irregualr stone arch to boarded ground-floor entrance. Loading doors. Crane above that in bay 7. Interior of left range has arched tie beam and king-post roof. LISTED GRADE 2*




<< HER 5165 >> Dept. of National Heritage, of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest, 24/192 I. Ayris & S.M. Linsley, 1994, A Guide to the Industrial Archaeology of Tyne and Wear, p 30; Grace McCombie, 2009, Newcastle and Gateshead - Pevsner Architectural Guide, p. 108-9

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