ADULT EDUCATION CENTRE AND RAILINGS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1255162
Date first listed:
12-Jul-1972
Date of most recent amendment:
30-Nov-1995
Statutory Address:
ADULT EDUCATION CENTRE AND RAILINGS, 14 TO 22, SHAKESPEARE STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
ADULT EDUCATION CENTRE AND RAILINGS, 14 TO 22, SHAKESPEARE STREET

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

District:
City of Nottingham (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SK 57194 40366

Details

NOTTINGHAM

SK5740SW SHAKESPEARE STREET 646-1/14/545 (North side) 12/07/72 Nos.14-22 (Even) Adult Education Centre and railings (Formerly Listed as: SHAKESPEARE STREET Department of Adult Education, University of Nottingham)

GV II

Town house, now adult education centre, and area railings. c1850, with addition c1880, converted mid C20. Red brick with ashlar dressings. Roof not visible. Classical style. Plinth, quoins, first floor sill band, entablature and blocking course. 3 storeys; 7 windows, arranged 2:3:2. Windows are plain sashes. Projecting centre with an unusual Ionic portico with 2 columns in antis, with rusticated basement and quoins and dentillated pediment. Elliptical arched doorway with keystone and crest, panelled door with fanlight and side panels. Above, pedimented central window flanked by narrow round-arched windows. Above again, similar fenestration with smaller windows. Side bays have 2 windows on each floor, in moulded surrounds. Outside, in front of the side bays, cast-iron area railings on a chamfered ashlar plinth. Addition, to left, red brick with ashlar dressings and slate roofs. 2 storeys; 4 window range. Windows are top hung casements. Off-centre square tower, 2 stages, with pyramidal roof and single window on each floor. To left, a gable with 2 windows on each floor, and to right, a narrow entrance bay with door and single window. INTERIOR mainly refitted mid C20. Moulded cornice in ground floor office. (The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Nottinghamshire: London: 1979-: 239).

Listing NGR: SK5719440366

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
458593
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 18 Sep 2004
Reference: IOE01/13140/19
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Keith Lockwood. Source Historic England Archive
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