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26-32 Grey Street, Newcastle

Nos. 26-32 (even numbers) Grey Street was built in c.1836 by John Dobson for Richard Grainger as part of the redevelopment of the centre of Newcastle from 1824 to 1841.  The building is Grade II listed on the National Heritage List for England. Currently (2023), there are apartments on the upper floors and the ground floor units of nos. 26-28 are Bagnall and Kirkwood (fishing tackle and outdoor accessories), and nos. 30-32 is Cafe Mercy cocktail bar (previously Dacantus bar and earlier was Bonhams). 

Grey Street John Dobson (1787 - 1865) Historic Buildings and Monuments in Newcastle 1836
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26-32, GREY STREET - Newcastle - List Entry
- Shops and houses, now offices. Circa 1836 by Dobson for Richard Grainger. Sandstone ashlar; roof not visible. 4 storeys, 6 bays. Flat pilasters and entablature to ground floor with C2O …

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List number: 1355248
List grade: 2
Borough: Newcastle
Grid ref: NZ2500664156


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