FORMER POLICE AND FIRE STATIONS AT THE GUILDHALL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1255213
Date first listed:
30-Nov-1995
Statutory Address:
FORMER POLICE AND FIRE STATIONS AT THE GUILDHALL, SOUTH SHERWOOD STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
FORMER POLICE AND FIRE STATIONS AT THE GUILDHALL, SOUTH SHERWOOD 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 57128 40278

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

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
458862
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

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

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: 24 Apr 2007
Reference: IOE01/16412/34
Rights: Copyright IoE Dr Eric Ritchie. Source Historic England Archive
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