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King John's Chambers

A Grade II Listed Building in Nottingham, Nottingham

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Latitude: 52.9525 / 52°57'9"N

Longitude: -1.1471 / 1°8'49"W

OS Eastings: 457400

OS Northings: 339802

OS Grid: SK574398

Mapcode National: GBR LPP.SQ

Mapcode Global: WHDGZ.C10V

Plus Code: 9C4WXV33+25

Entry Name: King John's Chambers

Listing Date: 30 November 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246262

English Heritage Legacy ID: 454799

Location: Castle, Nottingham, NG1

County: Nottingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Bridge

Built-Up Area: Nottingham

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Nottingham St Peter with St James

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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Listing Text


646-1/20/44 (East side)
Nos.13 AND 15
King John's Chambers


Also known as: Nos.1-9 KING JOHN'S CHAMBERS.
Shops, offices and arcade. 1888. By John Howitt of Nottingham,
restored late C20. Red brick with ashlar dressings, timber
framing with rendered nogging. Plain tile roofs with 4 tall,
coped side wall stacks. Tudor Revival style.
Windows are mainly cross casements with wooden mullions and
transoms. 3 storeys plus attics; 3 window range.
Symmetrical front has a central opening to the arcade, flanked
by single late C20 shopfronts. Ground floor divided by
original panelled ashlar pilasters under a fascia with end
brackets. Upper floors are jettied, with projecting end bays
and ashlar brackets. In the centre, a 3-light casement on each
floor, and to the attic a hipped dormer, 3 lights. Side bays
have a 4-light window on each floor, and to the attic a gabled
dormer with bargeboards and finial. 3-light mullioned window
with glazing bars, and above it, a still smaller 3-light
Arcade, painted and glazed brick, 2 storeys plus basement. 2
sections, 7 and 8 windows, divided by a footbridge at second
floor level. Regular fenestration with plain sashes, those to
the ground floor larger. Plastic glazed roof, late C20.

Listing NGR: SK5740039801

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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