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Houses of Rest for Miners

A Grade II Listed Building in Hucknall, Nottinghamshire

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Latitude: 53.0332 / 53°1'59"N

Longitude: -1.2028 / 1°12'9"W

OS Eastings: 453559

OS Northings: 348735

OS Grid: SK535487

Mapcode National: GBR 8GJ.W5H

Mapcode Global: WHDGK.H0GZ

Entry Name: Houses of Rest for Miners

Listing Date: 12 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1234851

English Heritage Legacy ID: 410907

Location: Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, NG15

County: Nottinghamshire

District: Ashfield

Town: Ashfield

Electoral Ward/Division: Hucknall Central

Built-Up Area: Hucknall

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Hucknall Torkard Team

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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Listing Text

(west side)
7/60 Houses of Rest
for Miners
Houses of rest for miners. 1925. Designed by Sir Reginald
Blomfield for Sir Julien Cahn. Brick with plain tile and leaded
hipped and gabled roofs. Ashlar dressings, rusticated quoins,
stone plinth, string courses, modillioned eaves. 6 coped ridge
stacks. Single storey. 3 cross gabled linked blocks each of 3
bays, the side wings splayed. Windows are single and triple
glazing bar sashes, with keystoned flat arched heads. Central
block has projecting pedimented central bay with pedimented
framed blank panel with crest, flanked by single sashes. Beyond,
single larger sashes and beyond again, single round headed
doorways. Above, central octagonal cupola with stepped copper
dome, clock and finial. Each flanking wing has projecting
central bay with 2 sashes and above, pediment containing round
window. Beyond, single sashes. Beyond again, single doorways
and beyond them, single small casements. In each end, a single
sash. Each rear elevation has projecting central pedimented bay
with 2 sashes, flanked by single flat roofed additions each with
door flanked by single casements.

Listing NGR: SK5355948735

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