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FORMER POLICE AND FIRE STATIONS AT THE GUILDHALL

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.

Name: FORMER POLICE AND FIRE STATIONS AT THE GUILDHALL

List entry Number: 1255213

Location

FORMER POLICE AND FIRE STATIONS AT THE GUILDHALL, SOUTH SHERWOOD STREET

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

County:

District: City of Nottingham

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 30-Nov-1995

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 458862

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

NOTTINGHAM

SK5740SW SOUTH SHERWOOD STREET 646-1/14/564 (East side) Former police and fire stations at the Guildhall

GV II

Former police and fire stations, now offices. 1887-88. By Verity & Lambert of London. Darley Dale ashlar, with Westmorland slate roofs. Renaissance Revival style. Plinth, cornice, first floor sill band, eaves cornice, blocking course with urns. Coped gables with 3 large corniced stacks.Windows are plain sashes with stone mullions. Adjoining blocks, each 2 storeys plus basement; 3 window range. Police station, to left, has a projecting centre with round-arched doorway, and above it, a single window. On either side, on each floor, tripartite windows. Fire station, to right, is topped with a domed wooden bell turret and finial. To left, a cart entrance with half-glazed doors, and to right, 2 small 3-light windows. Above, three 2-light windows. Right return has to rear a square tower, 2 storeys, with balustrade. Attached to the return, a wrought-iron overthrow and lamp bracket. (The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Nottinghamshire: London: 1979-: 238).

Listing NGR: SK5712840278

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Williamson, E, The Buildings of England: Nottinghamshire, (1979), 238

National Grid Reference: SK 57128 40278

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