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Empress Public House

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7436 / 53°44'37"N

Longitude: -0.3373 / 0°20'14"W

OS Eastings: 509754

OS Northings: 428754

OS Grid: TA097287

Mapcode National: GBR GNP.CF

Mapcode Global: WHGFR.S5KD

Entry Name: Empress Public House

Listing Date: 21 January 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207633

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387430

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 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

TA0928NE
680-1/22/23

KINGSTON UPON HULL
ALFRED GELDER STREET (South East side)
Empress Public House

(Formerly listed as The Empress Public House)

GV

II

Warehouse, converted to a public house in 1903 by Joseph H Hirst, City Architect. Mid C19, front dated 1903, with late C19 and late C20 alterations. Brick with pargeted panelled front and slate roof with two side wall stacks. Four storeys; 1x5 windows. Facing gable has moulded pediment with pargeted tympanum. Central two-storey bow-fronted oriel window with a five-light cross casement on each floor, the upper one smaller. Between floors, elaborate pargeted bands. Above again, a rendered panel with a five-light mullioned window with larger round-arched central light. Late C20 ground floor has to left a round-arched glazed double door with overlight, and to right a round-arched wooden cross casement with glazing bars. Right return has to left a large segment-headed window flanked by single smaller windows, and to right, three windows, all with glazing bars. Above, on each floor, five glazing bar windows. Ground floor has a full-width late C19 moulded fascia cornice with two recesses containing canted blank bay windows.


Listing NGR: TA0975428754

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