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Maurice Key Furnishings

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

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Latitude: 53.0754 / 53°4'31"N

Longitude: -0.8118 / 0°48'42"W

OS Eastings: 479697

OS Northings: 353794

OS Grid: SK796537

Mapcode National: GBR CLM.5KJ

Mapcode Global: WHFHH.HYMP

Entry Name: Maurice Key Furnishings

Listing Date: 19 May 1971

Last Amended: 13 August 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196270

English Heritage Legacy ID: 385055

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


619-1/8/202 (North side)
19/05/71 Maurice Key Furnishings
(Formerly Listed as:
Former Christ Church (now Bayworth


Former church, now a furniture store. 1836. By J D Paine.
Converted c1987. Yellow brick with stone dressings and slate
roofs. Early English style. Plinth to west end, moulded string
courses, sill band, corbel table, moulded coped parapets and
gables. 3 octagonal corner stacks with billeted caps. Nave,
aisles, sanctuary, vestries. Nave west end has gabled
buttresses topped with spired pinnacles, and gable with cross.
Central moulded doorway with shafts and moulded gable with
trefoil. On either side, small single lancets with similar
gables. Above, graduated triple lancet with shafts and hood
moulds. Projecting aisle gables have central moulded doorways
with shafts, and above, single lancets. All have hood moulds.
Buttressed 6 bay north and south aisles have 6 pairs of tall
plain lancets with shafts and linked hood moulds. Projecting
north vestry has angle buttresses and to west a chamfered
doorway with hood mould. To north, inserted 2-leaf door with
barred overlight. Flush south vestry has plain chamfered
doorway. The interior has a canted panelled gallery on round
iron posts, and a trussed rafter roof with imitation hammer
beams at east and west ends. Wooden wall shafts on corbels.
East end has a square panelled sanctuary with a double
chamfered arch, and triple filleted shafts. Graduated triple
lancet with shafts and hood mould and patterned stained glass.
West end has a similar arch above the gallery, with a plainer
tiple lancet. Canted entrance lobby has gabled headed doors
and in a well on either side, a cantilever wooden stair with
stick balusters.
(Buildings of England: E Williamson: Nottinghamshire: London:
1979-: 196).

Listing NGR: SK7969753794

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