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Vale House

Hob Uid: 1499705
Location :
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Grid Ref : NZ2637365660
Summary : A twenty-eight-storey point block built as public housing. The block contains 138 dwellings. The archtiects for the development were Douglass Wise and Partners. Construction was approved by committee in 1966.
More information : The block was commissioned by Newcastle-upon-Tyne County Borough Council. The Alternate Name is the name that was given to the contract for the development. (1-2)


Sources :
Source Number : 1
Source : Tower block : modern public housing in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland
Source details : Gazetteer 1
Page(s) : 358
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Source Number : 2
Source : Externally held archive reference
Source details : Personal archive of Dr Miles Glendinning, held at Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh.
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Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : Mid 20th Century
Display Date : Construction approved 1966
Monument End Date : 1966
Monument Start Date : 1966
Monument Type : Tower Block, Point Block, Council Flats
Evidence : Extant Building

Components and Objects:
Related Records from other datasets:
External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : NZ 26 NE 109
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Related Warden Records :
Related Activities :
Associated Activities : TOWER BLOCK DATABASE PILOT PROJECT
Activity type : MEASURED SURVEY
Start Date : 2009-01-01
End Date : 2009-12-31