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List Entry Summary

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: 1255160



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.


District: City of Nottingham

District Type: Unitary Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 12-Jul-1972

Date of most recent amendment: 30-Nov-1995

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 458589

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 23/02/2015

SK5739NW 646-1/20/16

NOTTINGHAM, ST PETER'S GATE (East side), County Court Buildings

(Formerly listed as The Court Public House, ST PETER'S GATE (East side). Previously listed as: County Court, BANK PLACE)



Former county court. c1875, with mid C20 alterations. By JG Sorby. Ashlar and brick, with ashlar dressings and slate mansard roof. Italianate style. Vermiculated plinth, channelled rustication, first floor cornice and impost band, modillion main cornice and balustrade. 2 storeys plus attics and basement; 11 x 5 windows. Windows are mainly wooden framed casements and French windows. Main front, to Bank Place, has 9 recessed windows with cornices and balustrades, divided by Ionic pilasters and with lunettes above them. On either side, a similar window with voussoirs. Above, a tall attic storey with supporting volutes and dentillated cornice, with 4 similar windows under pediments and blank lunettes. Ground floor has 10 windows with voussoirs, and to left, a door in a similar opening. 6 basement openings. Right return, to St Peter's Gate, has similar fenestration, with 3 French windows under lunettes, flanked by single windows with voussoirs. Above, a pedimented dormer with a round-arched opening, flanked to left by a mansard roof with 2 windows. Below, a central panelled double door with the Royal arms in a panel above it, flanked by single windows. To left, a blank, and to right, a double door with overlight. All these openings have voussoirs. (The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Nottinghamshire: London: 1979-: 230).

Listing NGR: SK5734639822

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Williamson, E, The Buildings of England: Nottinghamshire, (1979), 230

National Grid Reference: SK 57346 39822


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