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Water Department

A Grade II Listed Building in Welbeck, Nottinghamshire

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Latitude: 53.2608 / 53°15'38"N

Longitude: -1.1664 / 1°9'58"W

OS Eastings: 455705

OS Northings: 374077

OS Grid: SK557740

Mapcode National: GBR NZ9Q.8T

Mapcode Global: WHDFF.19VK

Plus Code: 9C5W7R6M+8F

Entry Name: Water Department

Listing Date: 12 April 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1225153

English Heritage Legacy ID: 421047

Location: Welbeck, Bassetlaw, Nottinghamshire, S80

County: Nottinghamshire

Civil Parish: Welbeck

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

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Welbeck Estate
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11/202 Water Department


Service buildings, c.1870. Ashlar. Slate roofs. Coped gables
with kneelers and mannerist style orb finials. Moulded eaves
band. Quadrangle plan. One and a half storeys, 7 bays. Central
doorway, panelled double wooden door, keystone in flat arch and
rusticated jambs. Flanked by single glazing bar sashes, single
similar doorways and single similar sashes beyond. Above, 3
large, now blocked at the bottom, window openings alternate with
4 small openings, all have glazing bar sashes. Projecting from
the left is an 8 bay wing, having 5 similar sashes and 3 similar
doorways with 8 similar, smaller sashes above. Projecting from
the right is a 7 bay wing, having a single doorway, 5 large
doorways and a C20 doorway, all with wooden doors. Above are 7
small glazing bar sashes. Completing the quadrangle is a
buttressed wall set on a plinth, coped and stepped. Broken by
central entrance with single outer, Tudor style, arched doorways
with wooden doors and hood moulds. The gables of the outer
wings, of one and a half storeys plus attic, 3 bays, each have a
central blind archway with arched rusticated surround and
keystone. Flanked by single glazing bar sashes. Above are 3
similar, smaller sashes, the central sash being set slightly
higher. In the apex is a single oeil de boeuf with raised
ashlar surround and keystone at each of the cardinal points. All
window openings have raised ashlar eared surrounds with

Listing NGR: SK5570574077

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