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Elberton House

A Grade II Listed Building in Sherwood, Nottingham

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Latitude: 52.9834 / 52°59'0"N

Longitude: -1.148 / 1°8'52"W

OS Eastings: 457300

OS Northings: 343236

OS Grid: SK573432

Mapcode National: GBR LPB.LN

Mapcode Global: WHDGS.B8LP

Plus Code: 9C4WXVM2+9R

Entry Name: Elberton House

Listing Date: 20 December 1984

Last Amended: 30 November 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247626

English Heritage Legacy ID: 457226

Location: Sherwood, Nottingham, NG5

County: Nottingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Sherwood

Built-Up Area: Nottingham

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Sherwood

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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Listing Text


646-1/4/244 (South side)
20/12/84 No.9
Elberton House
(Formerly Listed as:
Albert House)


House, now flats. 1889-90, extended 1911. By Watson Fothergill
of Nottingham for Mr Galimore. Red brick, with ashlar and blue
brick dressings and half-hipped plain tile roof. Single ridge
and 2 gable decorative brick stacks. Chamfered plinth, blue
brick bands, moulded ashlar first floor sill band.
2 storeys plus attics; 3 window range. Windows are mainly
plain sashes and cross framed casements.
Entrance front, to east, has a central segment-arched opening
with polychromatic voussoirs to a recessed porch with
half-glazed door. To right, a canted wooden bay window, 4
lights, with lean-to roof on decorative wooden brackets. To
left a single sash, and above, a similar sash. To right a
segment-arched cross casement.
To left, a projecting octagonal corner tower, 4 lights, 2
stages, with octagonal spire roof and finial. Ground floor has
plain sashes under a tiled hood. Above, cross casements.
Left return, to south, has to left a hipped, square bay
window, 3 lights, and above it, a cross casement. Above again,
a tile hung gable with a half-hipped dormer, 3 lights. To
left, single storeys additions, 3:1 windows.
Right return, to north, has a segment-arched recess between
external stacks, and above it a canted oriel window, 4 lights.
Side window lintel dated 1890.
(Get to know Nottingham: Brand K: Watson Fothergill,
Architect: Nottingham: 1987-: 15).

Listing NGR: SK5730043236

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

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