WAR MEMORIAL, RETAINING WALL AND RAILINGS AT MEMORIAL NURSES' HOME

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1270737
Date first listed:
30-Nov-1995
Statutory Address:
WAR MEMORIAL, RETAINING WALL AND RAILINGS AT MEMORIAL NURSES' HOME, LENTON ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
WAR MEMORIAL, RETAINING WALL AND RAILINGS AT MEMORIAL NURSES' HOME, LENTON ROAD

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 56836 39573

Details

NOTTINGHAM

SK5639NE LENTON ROAD 646-1/19/319 (North side) War memorial, retaining wall and railings at Memorial Nurses' Home

GV II

War memorial, retaining wall and railings. 1921-23. Probably by Evans, Cartwright & Woollett, architects of the Memorial Nurses' Home (qv). Ashlar wall, with cast-iron railing and bronze war memorial. Retaining wall, approx 80m long, running in a slight curve along the north side of Lenton Road, divided by pilasters and topped with a cast-iron railing. To the left, 3 slightly projecting bays divided by pilasters, containing a bronze plaque flanked by wreaths and torches, forming the City and County war memorial. To the left of this, the wall is stepped back into the slope, and in front is a lower screen wall, approx 20m long, with a central round-arched gateway flanked by rusticated piers.

Listing NGR: SK5683639573

This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 24 January 2017.

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
457435
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Websites
War Memorials Online, accessed 24 January 2017 from https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/148145
War Memorials Register, accessed 24 January 2017 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/27376

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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