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Latitude: 52.2989 / 52°17'55"N
Longitude: -0.5996 / 0°35'58"W
OS Eastings: 495595
OS Northings: 267670
OS Grid: SP955676
Mapcode National: GBR DYJ.Z30
Mapcode Global: VHFPD.KHD1
Entry Name: Former John White Shoe Factory
Listing Date: 28 March 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1226117
English Heritage Legacy ID: 423214
Location: Rushden, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN10
District: East Northamptonshire
Civil Parish: Rushden
Built-Up Area: Rushden
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
Church of England Parish: Whitefriars, Rushden
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
The following building shall be added to the list;
RUSHDEN LIME STREET
SP 96 NE
8/10005 Former John White
Factory. 1938. Sir Albert Richardson. Red brick to base of semicircular bay window and
painted brick. Roof partly concealed behind parapet and partly visible sloping glazing.
Framed construction with metal columns. Symmetrical front with central. projection, the
centre of which projects further with segmental bay window which has curved glass.
Glazing, in original metal frames, is continuous to projecting portion and continues to left
and right of this as ribbon windows; deep brick parapet above. Basement projects below
centre in red brick, and is semicircular, with a fight of steps to right and left. Full height
glazing between brick piers to left and right of centre. Projecting entrance porch to north
return has walls of glass bricks, as does projecting rear entrance. Tall brick chimney of black
painted brick, square in plan, rises at rear with battered sides and cornice. A rare example of
a factory by this important classical architect.
Listing NGR: SP9559567670
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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