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2, Land of Green Ginger

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: -0.3345 / 0°20'4"W

OS Eastings: 509940

OS Northings: 428753

OS Grid: TA099287

Mapcode National: GBR GNP.ZF

Mapcode Global: WHGFR.T5XF

Entry Name: 2, Land of Green Ginger

Listing Date: 13 October 1952

Last Amended: 21 January 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197727

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387652

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


680-1/22/231 No.2
(Formerly Listed as:
Premises occupied by Messrs
Tesseyman, leather merchants)


House, now offices. Late C18, with late C20 alterations. Brick
with rendered plinth and ashlar dressings and hipped and
gabled slate roof. Plinth, moulded eaves.
3 storeys; 2x3 windows. Triangular corner site. Front has two
12-pane sashes on the first floor and 2 slightly smaller
12-pane sashes above, all with rendered lintels. Below, a
full-width late C18 wooden shop front, reglazed late C20, with
glazed door with fanlight to left and shop window with Gothick
glazing bars to right. Console brackets to cornice with C20
plastic fascia covering low pitched pediment.
Right return, to Manor Street, has to right 2 tripartite
glazing bar sashes and to left a 12-pane sash, all with
keystone lintels. Above, similar fenestration with smaller
windows and a 9-pane sash to left, all with rendered lintels.
Ground floor has to left a wooden doorcase with Doric 3/4
columns and pediment. Round arched doorway with panelled
soffit and half-glazed door with fanlight. To left, a single
window and to right a blocked doorway flanked by single larger
windows. All these windows are covered with dummy panelled
shutters. All have reeded surrounds and keystone lintels, as
does the blocked door.
To right again, late C20 wooden shop front with small cornice.
Panelled door and fanlight to left, and 2 round-headed glazing
bar windows to right.
Left return has to left a renewed 20-pane sash and above it, a
2-light Yorkshire sash with glazing bars. On the ground floor,
a blocked door flanked to left by a C20 door with fanlight and
to right by a beaded 6-panel door.
INTERIOR has a wooden winder stair with vase newel, minus its
balusters. First floor carried on round cast-iron posts.

Listing NGR: TA0994028753

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