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

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Latitude: 53.7436 / 53°44'36"N

Longitude: -0.3356 / 0°20'8"W

OS Eastings: 509862

OS Northings: 428753

OS Grid: TA098287

Mapcode National: GBR GNP.QF

Mapcode Global: WHGFR.T5CF


Listing Date: 21 January 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197711

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387718

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 Most Holy and Undivided Trinity

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

This List entry was subject to a Minor Enhancement on 30/03/2017

TA 0928 NE,




Remnant of large police station that had its main elevation along Alfred Gelder Street.
1902-1904, designed by Joseph H. Hirst, City Architect. Brick with ashlar dressings
and rock-faced granite plinth. Roof and stacks not visible.
Baroque Revival style. Plinth, ground floor with banded
rustication, moulded dentillated cornice, coped parapet. Two
storeys; 3-window range. Asymmetrical front with, to left,
entrance bay with semicircular first floor balcony with
balusters with blocks and segment-headed cross casement with
Gibbs surround and keystone. Above, a recess flanked by
pilasters, with a dentillated broken segmental pediment,
containing a blank cartouche with female supporters. Ground
floor has a cove moulded round-arched doorway with fielded
panelled double doors and glazing bar overlight. To right,
recessed first floor has two segment-headed cross casements with
Gibbs surrounds and triple keystones, each flanked by engaged
blocked Ionic columns. Ground floor has two round-headed cross
casements with rusticated surrounds, moulded sills and
multiple keystones.

Listing NGR: TA0986228753

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