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Colston House

A Grade II Listed Building in Nottingham, City of Nottingham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9546 / 52°57'16"N

Longitude: -1.1563 / 1°9'22"W

OS Eastings: 456779

OS Northings: 340019

OS Grid: SK567400

Mapcode National: GBR LMP.R0

Mapcode Global: WHDGS.6ZNV

Entry Name: Colston House

Listing Date: 30 November 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247207

English Heritage Legacy ID: 456514

Location: Nottingham, NG1

County: City of 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


NOTTINGHAM

SK5640SE DERBY ROAD
646-1/13/170 (South West side)
Nos.21, 23 AND 25A

II

Includes: No.1 Colston House NORTH CIRCUS STREET.
3 shops and offices. 1878. By RC Sutton of Nottingham for Dr
Claude Taylor. Red brick, with terracotta dressings and hipped
slate roof with a corbelled side wall stack. Italianate style.
Plinth, modillion eaves cornice. Windows to upper floors have
aprons. 2 storeys; 3 x 3 windows. At the corner, an original
wooden shopfront, returned on both fronts, with pilasters and
dentillated fascia cornice. Renewed double doors under
original swan-necked pediment and cartouche. On each side, a
plate glass shop window with moulded arched head, elliptical
to the left, round to the right.
Derby Road front has to left an altered shopfront under a
cornice, with plate glass windows. Above, a square brick oriel
window, 3-lights, with parapet. On each side, a similar
2-light sash with cornice. Above again, a recessed central bay
with C20 glazing. On each side, a segment-headed sash, 2
lights.
Right return, to North Circus Street, has on the ground floor
a central plain sash, and to right a doorway with sidelights
under a common pediment. To its right, a side entry. Above, a
central sash flanked by pairs of sashes with cornices, and
above again, similar fenestration with segment-headed windows.
The second floor may have been used as a photographic studio.


Listing NGR: SK5677940019

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

Description


NOTTINGHAM

SK5640SE DERBY ROAD
646-1/13/170 (South West side)
Nos.21, 23 AND 25A

II

Includes: No.1 Colston House NORTH CIRCUS STREET.
3 shops and offices. 1878. By RC Sutton of Nottingham for Dr
Claude Taylor. Red brick, with terracotta dressings and hipped
slate roof with a corbelled side wall stack. Italianate style.
Plinth, modillion eaves cornice. Windows to upper floors have
aprons. 2 storeys; 3 x 3 windows. At the corner, an original
wooden shopfront, returned on both fronts, with pilasters and
dentillated fascia cornice. Renewed double doors under
original swan-necked pediment and cartouche. On each side, a
plate glass shop window with moulded arched head, elliptical
to the left, round to the right.
Derby Road front has to left an altered shopfront under a
cornice, with plate glass windows. Above, a square brick oriel
window, 3-lights, with parapet. On each side, a similar
2-light sash with cornice. Above again, a recessed central bay
with C20 glazing. On each side, a segment-headed sash, 2
lights.
Right return, to North Circus Street, has on the ground floor
a central plain sash, and to right a doorway with sidelights
under a common pediment. To its right, a side entry. Above, a
central sash flanked by pairs of sashes with cornices, and
above again, similar fenestration with segment-headed windows.
The second floor may have been used as a photographic studio.


Listing NGR: SK5677940019

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