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Maritime Buildings

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

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Latitude: 53.7446 / 53°44'40"N

Longitude: -0.3319 / 0°19'54"W

OS Eastings: 510107

OS Northings: 428875

OS Grid: TA101288

Mapcode National: GBR GPP.J1

Mapcode Global: WHGFR.W44M

Entry Name: Maritime Buildings

Listing Date: 21 January 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197650

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387429

Location: Kingston upon Hull, HU1

County: City of Kingston upon Hull

Electoral Ward/Division: Myton

Parish: Non Civil Parish

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


680-1/23/21 (North West side)
Maritime Buildings


Office building. 1900. By Gelder & Kitchen of Hull. Brick with
granite plinth and ashlar dressings. Roof not visible. Plinth,
ground-floor lintel band, first-floor sill band, dentillated
main cornice, coped parapet. 4 storeys; 6 plus 2 windows.
Symmetrical convex main front, 6 windows, has slightly
projecting end bays flanked by enriched panelled pilasters
topped above the cornice by brick pedestals with chequerwork.
Each end bay has a central 2-storey recess containing a canted
ashlar bay window. On the first floor, a cross casement.
Above, a similar taller window with keystone, open pediment
and apron. Above again, a 2-light mullioned window. Ground
floor has a large segment-headed single-pane window with
keystone, transom and toplight with wooden mullions. In the
centre, 4 bays with identical fenestration but with wooden bay
windows. Between the windows, wide pilaster strips with
first-floor bands and chequerwork panels at their heads.
To right, a double entrance bay in a simpler style. To left,
above the main entrance, a 3-light cross casement, above it a
3-light mullioned window, and above again, a smaller similar
window. To right, over the cart entrance, similar fenestration
with 2-light windows. Ground floor has to left a main doorway
with wide segmental pediment and volutes, with corniced
granite pilasters flanking a round-arched double door and
fanlight. Above the door, a relief panel inscribed "Maritime
Chambers". To right, a square cart entrance with iron gates,
guard stones and vestigial cornice.

Listing NGR: TA1010728875

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

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