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Highfield House, University of Nottingham

A Grade II Listed Building in Nottingham, Nottingham

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Latitude: 52.9372 / 52°56'13"N

Longitude: -1.1973 / 1°11'50"W

OS Eastings: 454044

OS Northings: 338058

OS Grid: SK540380

Mapcode National: GBR LBW.S7

Mapcode Global: WHDGY.LF2M

Plus Code: 9C4WWRP3+V3

Entry Name: Highfield House, University of Nottingham

Listing Date: 12 July 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247205

English Heritage Legacy ID: 456510

Location: Lenton and Wollaton, Nottingham, NG7

County: Nottingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Wollaton East and Lenton Abbey

Built-Up Area: Nottingham

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Lenton

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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Listing Text


646-1/6/166 (South side (off))
12/07/72 Highfield House, University of


House, now vice-chancellor's residence. 1797. For Joseph Lowe.
Mid C19 additions and alterations. Stucco with hipped slate
roof and 5 rendered stacks. Plinth, cornice and blocking
course. 2 storeys; 4 x 6 windows. L-plan. Windows are mainly
original glazing bar sashes to the first floor, and margin
light sashes below, all in moulded surrounds. South front has
paired windows in the centre. Returns have 3 windows, the
centre left altered to a French window. Rear addition to left
return has 3 glazing bar sashes on each floor.

Listing NGR: SK5404438058

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

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