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Castle Court and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Nottingham, Nottingham

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246547

English Heritage Legacy ID: 454894

Location: Castle, Nottingham, NG7

County: Nottingham

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

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Listing Text


646-1/22/90 (South side)
13/07/95 No.59
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
cast-iron columns.
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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