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Territorial Army Headquarters and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Nottingham, Nottingham

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Latitude: 52.9553 / 52°57'19"N

Longitude: -1.1645 / 1°9'52"W

OS Eastings: 456226

OS Northings: 340099

OS Grid: SK562400

Mapcode National: GBR LKN.ZQ

Mapcode Global: WHDGS.2ZR8

Plus Code: 9C4WXR4P+46

Entry Name: Territorial Army Headquarters and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 1 June 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247531

English Heritage Legacy ID: 457091

Location: Radford, 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: All Souls and Saint Peter, Radford

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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Listing Text


646-1/12/197 (North side)
01/06/95 No.174
Territorial Army Headquarters and
attached railings


Marked `Postal Sorting Office' on OS map.
Territorial army headquarters, now disused. c1910. Red brick,
with ashlar ground floor and dressings, and flat asphalt
roofs. Baroque Revival style.
Plinth, rusticated angle pilasters, eaves cornice and coped
parapet, with balustrade above the centre. 4 storeys including
rusticated ground floor. 9 x 5 bays. Windows are glazing bar
sashes, with elongated keystones on the first and second
floors. Slightly projecting centre, 3 bays, divided by Ionic
pilasters. Tripartite windows, pedimented on the first floor,
flanked by single windows. Above again, a Diocletian window
flanked by round windows, all with foliage surrounds. Basement
has a central round-arched rusticated carriage entrance with
wrought-iron gates. Side bays have 3 windows, those to the
ground floor segment-headed.
Returns have regular fenestration. The second bay is flanked
by rusticated pilasters and has corniced and pedimented
windows, that to the third floor round-arched. On the east
side, an attached area railing.
Inner courtyard has a central carriage entrance flanked by
staircases, with a balcony and doorway above.
Rear ranges, single storey, double height space, have tall
round-arched openings.
(Nottingam University Local History Collection: Newspaper
cuttings file: 1884-1917: 194).

Listing NGR: SK5622640098

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

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