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Alfred Schofield House and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Kingston upon Hull, City of Kingston upon Hull

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Latitude: 53.7451 / 53°44'42"N

Longitude: -0.3308 / 0°19'50"W

OS Eastings: 510179

OS Northings: 428929

OS Grid: TA101289

Mapcode National: GBR GPN.SW

Mapcode Global: WHGFR.W4N8

Entry Name: Alfred Schofield House and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 13 October 1952

Last Amended: 21 January 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197648

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387423

Location: Kingston upon Hull, HU1

County: City of Kingston upon Hull

Electoral Ward/Division: Myton

Built-Up Area: Kingston upon Hull

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Hull (Lowgate) St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 24/10/2012


(North side)
Alfred Schofield House and attached railings

(Formerly Listed as ALFRED GELDER STREET
(South side) No.105 Sailors' Home)


Former sailors' home, now flats, and attached railings. Built
c1780 for the Wilson family and restored 1988. Brick with
stucco front and ashlar dressings, with hipped slate roof and
3 brick side wall stacks. Plinth, moulded wooden eaves. 3
storeys; 5-window range. Stucco front, to Alfred Gelder
Street, has five 12-pane sashes and above, five 6-pane sashes.
Central steps with convex wrought-iron balustrades, wooden
doorcase with pilasters, open pediment, fielded 6-panel door
and fanlight. On either side, two 12-pane sashes. Rear
elevation, to Salthouse Lane, has plinth, first-floor band and
first-floor sill band. Similar fenestration with brick flat
arches. Central steps with renewed convex wrought-iron
balustrades and area railings. Portico with 2 freestanding and
2 attached Doric columns, enriched frieze and dentillated
pediment. C20 fielded 6-panel door with overlight. On either
side, two 12-pane sashes. Beyond, on either side, concave
screen walls ending in square brick pavilions, all with slab
coping. The pavilions have blocked round-arched openings with
imposts and lintels. Right return has a pair of glazing bar
sashes in the centre on each floor.

Listing NGR: TA1017928929

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

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