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Latitude: 52.9483 / 52°56'53"N
Longitude: -1.154 / 1°9'14"W
OS Eastings: 456938
OS Northings: 339320
OS Grid: SK569393
Mapcode National: GBR LNR.88
Mapcode Global: WHDGZ.75Q4
Plus Code: 9C4WWRXW+89
Entry Name: Castle Court and Attached Railings
Listing Date: 13 July 1995
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1246547
English Heritage Legacy ID: 454894
Location: Castle, Nottingham, NG7
Electoral Ward/Division: Radford and Park
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
SK5639SE CASTLE BOULEVARD
646-1/22/90 (South side)
Castle Court and attached railings
Warehouse, now offices and workshops, and attached railings.
1894. By Watson Fothergill for Simons & Pickard, paper
merchants. Restored and converted 1983. Red brick with blue
brick and ashlar dressings and gabled and hipped artificial
slate roofs. The front, and the attics of the returns, are in
red facing brick.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys plus basement and attics; 11 x 13 bays. 4
ranges enclosing a rectangular courtyard.
Front range has a central feature flanked by square tower
porches with octagonal spires, and square corner towers with
pyramidal roofs. Central cart entrance with steel lintel, and
above it, a 5-light cross casement. Porches have rock-faced
stone plinths and single windows, slightly varied, on each
floor. Left porch has ashlar steps to side door. Side bays, 3
windows, have paired sashes below and cross casements above.
Corner towers have segment-arched cart entrances. Attic has
continuous fenestration, with groups of 3 round-arched
The other ranges, divided by pilasters, have regular
fenestration with segment-arched cast-iron casements. Attic
storeys have round-arched windows in pairs and triples.
Attached to a rebated rear corner, a round chimney stack.
Courtyard, now glazed and converted to atrium, has similar
fenestration, mainly original.
INTERIOR has inserted ceilings and partitioning. Some round
Outside, attached cast-iron railings.
(Get to know Nottingham: Brand K: Watson Fothergill,
Architect: Nottingham: 1987-: 11).
Listing NGR: SK5693839320
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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