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Former Police Station Adjoining Shire Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Nottingham, City of Nottingham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9508 / 52°57'2"N

Longitude: -1.1447 / 1°8'40"W

OS Eastings: 457562

OS Northings: 339612

OS Grid: SK575396

Mapcode National: GBR LQQ.9C

Mapcode Global: WHDGZ.D345

Entry Name: Former Police Station Adjoining Shire Hall

Listing Date: 12 July 1972

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247636

English Heritage Legacy ID: 457255

Location: Nottingham, NG1

County: City of Nottingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Bridge

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

SK5739NE HIGH PAVEMENT
646-1/21/276 (South side)
12/07/72 Former Police Station adjoining
Shire Hall

GV II*

Police station, now offices. 1905. Ashlar with ashlar
dressings. Roof not visible. Baroque Revival style.
Granite plinth, rusticated ground floor, first floor sill
band, giant Doric angle pilasters to the upper floors,
entablature topped by parapet. 3 storeys; 5 window range of
plain sashes. Central round-arched granite doorcase with
double doors, flanked by pairs of windows with tall projecting
keystones. Above, 5 windows in moulded surrounds, with
brackets supporting pediments filled with raised double
keystones. Above again, five 16-pane sashes in moulded
surrounds with corniced keystones. Angled end bays have a
single window on each floor. To left, an elliptical arched
carriage opening with voussoirs and cast-iron double gates,
and above, a bridge to the adjoining Shire Hall (qv), with
sill band and cornice, and a single window with brackets to a
segmental cornice filled with a raised double keystone.
(Get to know Nottingham: Brand K: The Shire Hall and old
County Gaol, Nottingham: Nottingham: 5).


Listing NGR: SK5756239612

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Description


NOTTINGHAM

SK5739NE HIGH PAVEMENT
646-1/21/276 (South side)
12/07/72 Former Police Station adjoining
Shire Hall

GV II*

Police station, now offices. 1905. Ashlar with ashlar
dressings. Roof not visible. Baroque Revival style.
Granite plinth, rusticated ground floor, first floor sill
band, giant Doric angle pilasters to the upper floors,
entablature topped by parapet. 3 storeys; 5 window range of
plain sashes. Central round-arched granite doorcase with
double doors, flanked by pairs of windows with tall projecting
keystones. Above, 5 windows in moulded surrounds, with
brackets supporting pediments filled with raised double
keystones. Above again, five 16-pane sashes in moulded
surrounds with corniced keystones. Angled end bays have a
single window on each floor. To left, an elliptical arched
carriage opening with voussoirs and cast-iron double gates,
and above, a bridge to the adjoining Shire Hall (qv), with
sill band and cornice, and a single window with brackets to a
segmental cornice filled with a raised double keystone.
(Get to know Nottingham: Brand K: The Shire Hall and old
County Gaol, Nottingham: Nottingham: 5).


Listing NGR: SK5756239612

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