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Hand Frame Shop at Former Allen Solly Factory

A Grade II Listed Building in Arnold, Nottinghamshire

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Latitude: 53.0025 / 53°0'8"N

Longitude: -1.1191 / 1°7'8"W

OS Eastings: 459210

OS Northings: 345382

OS Grid: SK592453

Mapcode National: GBR LW3.WT

Mapcode Global: WHDGL.SS8L

Entry Name: Hand Frame Shop at Former Allen Solly Factory

Listing Date: 28 September 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1237292

English Heritage Legacy ID: 428519

Location: Gedling, Nottinghamshire, NG5

County: Nottinghamshire

District: Gedling

Town: Gedling

Electoral Ward/Division: Ernehale

Built-Up Area: Arnold

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Arnold

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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Listing Text


1569- /4/10012
Hand-frame shop at
former Allen Solly


Hand-frame knitting sheds. c1870 and c1880. Red brick with ashlar dressings and Welsh slate roofs with terracotta ridge tiles and finials. 2 brick gable stacks and 3 circular metal vents to main range. 2 storey.
Main block 15 windows, arranged 7:1:7. Central 2 storey staircase projection has a single tall window between floors, and single doors on both returns. Eitherside seven 3-light glazing bar casements, the 2 on the extreme right without glazing bars, one on the left converted to a doorway. All these openings have segment heads. Above seven 3-light glazing bar casements to eitherside, all to eaves. Rear has blind ground floor and fifteen similar windows to eaves.
Additional block to right has 6 windows, with cill bands to both floors. To right a single doorway with plank door, and to the left 5 tall segment headed cross casements with glazing bars. Above 5 shorter cross casements to eaves.

Listing NGR: SK5921045382

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