GATEWAYS AND SCREENS AT NORTH END OF EMBANKMENT

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1255199
Date first listed:
30-Nov-1995
Statutory Address:
GATEWAYS AND SCREENS AT NORTH END OF EMBANKMENT, VICTORIA EMBANKMENT

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Location

Statutory Address:
GATEWAYS AND SCREENS AT NORTH END OF EMBANKMENT, VICTORIA EMBANKMENT

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 58005 38213

Details

SK53NE 646-1/7/663

NOTTINGHAM, VICTORIA EMBANKMENT (North side), Gateways and screens at north end of Embankment

GV II

Gateways and screens at north end of Victoria Embankment. c1901-05. Probably by T Wallis Gordon, Corporation Surveyor. Ashlar, with wrought-iron gates and cast-iron railings. Square piers with plinths, cornices and shallow pyramidal caps. In the centre, a pier flanked by pairs of gates to the roadways. On each side, a screen wall with smaller end piers, with concave top and cast-iron railing. Footpaths on each side. Part of the original landscaping of Victoria Embankment, largely paid for by Sir Jesse Boot. Included for group value. (The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Nottinghamshire: London: 1979-: 248)

Listing NGR: SK5800538213

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
458925
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Williamson, E, The Buildings of England: Nottinghamshire, (1979), 248

Legal

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

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