Grey Street, Newcastle upon Tyne

Grey Street lies within the heart of Newcastle's historic district of Grainger Town. Built by Richard Grainger, this famous street contains several points of interest. Forty percent of the buildings in the area are listed for their architectural and historical import, the majority of which hails from the 1830s. Visit the Theatre Royal and with its impressive facade, excellent for photos. A short walk away stands the Grainger Market for your fruit and vegetable needs, and don’t forget to stop by the diminutive Marks and Spencer stall. A visit to Grey Street represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Newcastle upon Tyne trip planner to plot your vacation.
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  • If visiting Newcastle strolling down Grey Street is an essential. With the monument at the top, then the Theatre Royal followed by the sweeping elegant buildings, many of which are now bars or restaur...  more »
  • A busy, broad street lined with fine Georgian facades and crammed with places to eat, drink and be entertained, Grey Street lives up to its reputation of the most elegantly historical street in Newcas...  more »
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