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Zetland Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Central, Middlesbrough

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Latitude: 54.5786 / 54°34'42"N

Longitude: -1.2352 / 1°14'6"W

OS Eastings: 449533

OS Northings: 520640

OS Grid: NZ495206

Mapcode National: GBR MHTH.CH

Mapcode Global: WHD70.053V

Entry Name: Zetland Hotel

Listing Date: 28 July 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1139839

English Heritage Legacy ID: 59815

Location: Middlesbrough, TS1

County: Middlesbrough

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Built-Up Area: Middlesbrough

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Middlesbrough St Columba with St Paul

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

NZ 4920 NE south side.

8/98 No. 9 (Zetland Hotel)
Hotel c.1860. Rear extensions 1893 by J.M. Bottomley, and 1898 (2nd and
3rd floors) by W. Duncan (both Middlesbrough). Brick; frontage rendered
and scored to imitate rusticated ashlar. Welsh slate roof with brick stack
Italianate style. 3 storeys and basement, 6 bays. Public house frontage on
ground floor. Renewed double doors and overlights in right end bay.
Chamfered plinth with 3 richly-ornamented pierced iron basement vent grilles
in 2nd, 4th and 5th bays. Altered glazing; painted glass-panelled
stallrisers recessed behind short slender quasi-Ionic columns supporting
shorter fluted square quasi-Tuscan columns, frieze and bracketed cornice.
Round-headed upper windows with archivolts and moulded imposts; casements on
first floor, sashes on 2nd floor. Late C20 bracketed sign centred between
upper floors. Applied lettering: "ZETLAND HOTEL", under bracketed eaves
cornice. Shallow-pitched roof has 3 late C19 flat-roofed dormers, and
central transverse ridge stack. INTERIOR: mosaic floor, in lobby has hotel
name and Greek-Key border. Dogleg staircase has closed string; round-headed
arcaded column-on-vase balustrade, moulded handrail, carved panelled square
newels and panelled dado. Rear extension has 1893 polychrome faience
3x5-bay panelled room. Panelled dado, below keyed round-headed arcading,
holding etched mirrors and renewed windows in architraves. Mirrored panels
in pilasters; egg-and-dart-moulded archivolts, scrolled keys with cherub
masks, and reeded and fluted impost bands. Renewed door in architrave,
under fancy panelled frieze and cornice. Egg-and-dart-moulded ceiling
cornice above frieze with waterleaves, shells, cherubs, scrolls and baskets
of fruit. Jacobean-style geometric-panelled plaster ceiling with moulded

Listing NGR: NZ4953320640

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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