The Close


Plaque for tourists informing that the building was built in the 16th Century and restored in the 1980s. This building is now a bar called ‘Lloyds’.

Date: 1986

Group name: Lauren, Bexy, Maya, Jessica

Plaque reads: Tyne and Wear County Council. 1986. 35 The Close. The only medieval house and warehouse complex with a private quay to survive in Newcastle. It was seperated from the river in 1985. The present buildings are 16th century and later. Restored 1982-4. City of Newcastle upon Tyne.