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Latitude: 52.858 / 52°51'28"N
Longitude: -0.9749 / 0°58'29"W
OS Eastings: 469120
OS Northings: 329438
OS Grid: SK691294
Mapcode National: GBR BMM.SF3
Mapcode Global: WHFJL.0F2B
Entry Name: Canal Warehouse Approximately 50 Metres North North West of Wharf House
Listing Date: 25 September 1979
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1235817
English Heritage Legacy ID: 425604
Location: Hickling, Rushcliffe, Nottinghamshire, LE14
Civil Parish: Hickling
Built-Up Area: Hickling
Traditional County: Nottinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Hickling
Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham
HICKLING MAIN STREET
SK62NE (east side)
6/82 Canal Warehouse
25.9.79 Approx. 50 metres
north north west
of Wharf House
Canal warehouse. Late C18 or early C19. Brick, pantile roof.
Rectangular on plan. 2 storeys. Two small windows to each floor,
those on ground floor with segmental heads, those on 1st floor breaking
into the dentil eaves cornice. All with stone sill. The roof sweeps
over a continuous rear outshut whose rear wall has been rebuilt with
blockwork. In each gable end is a large doorway above which is a
smaller high-level doorway.
The Grantham Canal was authorised in 1793. This section from the
Trent to Leicestershire border was built by James Green, a surveyor
employed by Lord Middleton of Wollaton Hall. The remainder was built
by William King, agent to the Duke of Rutland at Belvoir.
C Cove-Smith. The Grantham Canal Today, 1974.
Listing NGR: SK6912029438
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