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Probate Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.1439 / 53°8'38"N

Longitude: -1.197 / 1°11'49"W

OS Eastings: 453806

OS Northings: 361050

OS Grid: SK538610

Mapcode National: GBR 8F5.XWT

Mapcode Global: WHDFZ.L76N

Entry Name: Probate Office

Listing Date: 17 March 1978

Last Amended: 21 March 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207178

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391727

Location: Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, NG18

County: Nottinghamshire

District: Mansfield

Town: Mansfield

Electoral Ward/Division: Portland

Built-Up Area: Mansfield

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Mansfield St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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Listing Text


MANSFIELD

SK5361 MARKET PLACE
924-1/5/67 (South West side)
17/03/78 Probate Office
(Formerly Listed as:
MARKET PLACE
(West side)
County Court House)

GV II

Former savings bank and courthouse, now probate office. 1840,
with alterations 1867. Ashlar, with ashlar dressings and
hipped slate roof with 2 coped ashlar side wall stacks.
Rusticated plinth, string courses and sill bands, dentillated
main cornice. 2 storeys; 3-window range of unusual
wooden-framed cross casements, with projecting surrounds and
pediments. Central portico with Doric pilasters and cornice,
covering a fielded 8-panel door with margin-glazed overlight.
On either side, a 12-pane sash with flanking pilasters and
small cornice, set in a recessed panel.
Left return has a pedimented cross casement to left. Below, a
pair of 12-pane sashes similar to those at the front.
Lower set back rear range has dentillated eaves and two
12-pane sashes on each floor. At the rear, 2 hipped 2-storey
pavilions, the left one with a 12-pane sash. Central moulded
round-cornered doorway with stencilled pattern, dated 1867.
(Buildings of England: Nottinghamshire: Williamson E:
Harmondsworth: 1979-: 171).


Listing NGR: SK5380661050

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

Description


MANSFIELD

SK5361 MARKET PLACE
924-1/5/67 (South West side)
17/03/78 Probate Office
(Formerly Listed as:
MARKET PLACE
(West side)
County Court House)

GV II

Former savings bank and courthouse, now probate office. 1840,
with alterations 1867. Ashlar, with ashlar dressings and
hipped slate roof with 2 coped ashlar side wall stacks.
Rusticated plinth, string courses and sill bands, dentillated
main cornice. 2 storeys; 3-window range of unusual
wooden-framed cross casements, with projecting surrounds and
pediments. Central portico with Doric pilasters and cornice,
covering a fielded 8-panel door with margin-glazed overlight.
On either side, a 12-pane sash with flanking pilasters and
small cornice, set in a recessed panel.
Left return has a pedimented cross casement to left. Below, a
pair of 12-pane sashes similar to those at the front.
Lower set back rear range has dentillated eaves and two
12-pane sashes on each floor. At the rear, 2 hipped 2-storey
pavilions, the left one with a 12-pane sash. Central moulded
round-cornered doorway with stencilled pattern, dated 1867.
(Buildings of England: Nottinghamshire: Williamson E:
Harmondsworth: 1979-: 171).


Listing NGR: SK5380661050

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