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


List entry Number: 1197691



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District: City of Kingston upon Hull

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Non Civil Parish

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 12-Nov-1973

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 387768

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TA0730SE SALISBURY STREET 680-1/13/330 (West side) 12/11/73 Nos.3 AND 5


Pair of houses, now flats. 1877-79, restored and altered late C20. By George Gilbert Scott Junior for John Spyvee Cooper. Brick with pargeted panels and hipped plain tile roofs with 6 panelled ridge stacks. Queen Anne style. Brick plinth, string courses, pargeted friezes, rebated eaves, wooden gutter and brackets. Windows have brick flat arches. 2 storeys plus attics; 6 window range. Half-H plan. Recessed centre has four 8-pane sashes with pargeted aprons, separated by pargeted pilasters. Above, 3 hipped dormers with 2-light glazing bar casements. Below, two 12-pane sashes flanked by single late C20 doors with sidelights and toplights. The returns have a 12-pane sash above and a 4-pane and an 8-pane sash below. The centre is enclosed by an L-plan pargeted brick wall with string course and coping, with a segment-headed doorway to left. Flanking wings have each a pair of segment-headed 8-pane sashes and above, a large dormer with 2 segment-headed 18-pane sashes with wavy lintel band, topped with a pedimented shaped gable containing a single small window. Below, a square brick bay window, the left one with a pair of leaded windows, the right one with a pair of 12-pane sashes. Left return has three 8-pane sashes and above, 2 hipped dormers with 2-light glazing bar casements. Below, an off-centre segmental arched brick doorway with hoodmould, and above it a round-arched unglazed opening. Moulded 6-panel door with overlight and wrought-iron grille. To left, an 18-pane sash. To right, 2 pain sashes with leaded glazing. The outer windows have shaped brick hoodmoulds. Right return has similar fenestration, with a 2-light unglazed opening above the door with a brick mullion. All the ground-floor windows are 18-pane sashes. This building is part of a group of 8 houses by Scott, who was a leading exponent of the Queen Anne style. They are said to be the sole surviving examples of his highly regarded domestic architecture. (Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Yorkshire: York and The East Riding: Harmondsworth: 1972-: 284; Padgett B & Moore N: George Gilbert Scott Houses in Kingston upon Hull).

Listing NGR: TA0782830229

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Badgett, P, Moore, N, George Gilbert Scott Houses in Kingston Upon Hull
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Yorkshire - York and the East Riding, (1972), 284

National Grid Reference: TA0782830229


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