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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: LODGE TO VICTORIA SCHOOL FOR THE BLIND

List entry Number: 1116529

Location

LODGE TO VICTORIA SCHOOL FOR THE BLIND, BENWELL LANE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
Newcastle upon TyneMetropolitan Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 30-Mar-1987

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 304402

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

NZ 26 SW NEWCASTLE UPON TYPEE BENWELL LANE (south side)

11/99 Lodge to Victoria School for the Blind.

G.V. II

Lodge to former Benwell Dene house. 1865 by Alfred Waterhouse for Dr. Thomas Hodgkin. Hammer-dressed snecked sandstone with ashlar plinth and dressings; graduated dark slate roof with stone gable copings. One storey, one bay and left porch. Canted bay window with hipped roof under pierced roundel in gable peak. Shouldered chamfer to windows. Plain chamfered window in porch. Left return of porch has shouldered surround to door under gable. Clove finials to roof, that at front damaged. Tall coped ridge chimney with open top panels.

Listing NGR: NZ2127664301

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National Grid Reference: NZ 21276 64301

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