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37 and 39, Kirkgate

A Grade II Listed Building in Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire

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Latitude: 53.0774 / 53°4'38"N

Longitude: -0.8092 / 0°48'32"W

OS Eastings: 479872

OS Northings: 354010

OS Grid: SK798540

Mapcode National: GBR CLN.082

Mapcode Global: WHFHH.JXX6

Entry Name: 37 and 39, Kirkgate

Listing Date: 29 September 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196265

English Heritage Legacy ID: 385038

Location: Newark, Newark and Sherwood, Nottinghamshire, NG24

County: Nottinghamshire

District: Newark and Sherwood

Civil Parish: Newark

Built-Up Area: Newark-on-Trent

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Newark-upon-Trent with Coddington

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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Listing Text


619-1/5/185 (North East side)
29/09/50 Nos.37 & 39


2 houses, now coffee house, restaurant and florist. Late C16
and early C17, with early and mid C19 and late C20
alterations. Timber framing with rendered nogging and
underbuild, and C20 pantile roof. 2 ridge stacks. 37, to left,
has box framing with projecting eaves and wooden brackets. 2
storeys; 4 bays. 2 window range of glazing bar Yorkshire
sashes, that to the right larger. Below, C19 shallow box
shaped bay window flanked to left by an elaborately moulded
doorcase with altered half-glazed beaded panelled door. To
right, a blocked doorway with moulded recess. Both doorways
have ventilators above. 2 storey rear wing has single storey
adition with catslide roof, forming butcher's shop. Interior
has in the rear wing a stud wall with a blocked traceried C16
wooden window, and an elaborately moulded doorcase. First
floor has a single corner post, wall paintings, stud
partitions and an altered moulded stone fireplace. 39, to
right, has close studding without bay divisions. 2 storeys; 3
window range with 2 glazing bar Yorkshire sashes, that to the
right being smaller, and to right, a C19 casement. Below,
central half-glazed door with barred ventilator, flanked to
left by a late C18 sash with panelled shutters and to right by
a C20 glazing bar shop window. To right again, an entry with a
plate inscribed " St. Leonard's Court". Rear has a C19 2
storey addition with rendered walls and slate roof. To right,
a gabled stair turret. Interior has 3 truss posts, 2 of them
jowled, and crown post roof. Rear winder stair. 37 is said to
have been the residence of Lady Leake, with whom Queen
Henrietta Maria stayed when she was at Newark during the Civil

Listing NGR: SK7987254010

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