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14 to 30, King Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Nottingham, City of Nottingham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9547 / 52°57'16"N

Longitude: -1.1493 / 1°8'57"W

OS Eastings: 457250

OS Northings: 340037

OS Grid: SK572400

Mapcode National: GBR LPN.9Z

Mapcode Global: WHDGS.9ZZR

Entry Name: 14 to 30, King Street

Listing Date: 12 July 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1254538

English Heritage Legacy ID: 457421

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

SK5740SW KING STREET
646-1/14/307 (East side)
12/07/72 Nos.14-30 (Even)

GV II

Drapery store, now shops and offices. 1895. By Watson
Fothergill of Nottingham for Jessop & Son. Restored c1990. Red
brick, with ashlar, granite and terracotta dressings, on an
iron and concrete frame. Gabled and hipped plain tile roofs
with several corbelled brick stacks. Irregular gabled facade,
in Domestic Revival style.
First floor balustrade, sill and impost bands and string
courses. 4 and 5 storeys plus attics; 13 window range. Windows
are mainly stone mullioned cross casements. The front is
divided by brick pilasters into 5 bays, 4 of them with
timber-framed gables with patterned bargeboards. 4 main bays,
to the right, have arcaded fenestration with a different
shaped arch on each floor.
Major fourth bay has a fifth floor oriel window, 3 lights, and
balustrade on brackets. Timber-framed attics have 2 hipped
through-eaves dormers and a pyramidal roof topped with a
square turret and finial, also with pyramidal roof.
Second and third bays have canted oriel windows, 3 storeys, 3
lights, above the second floor. Fourth bay has a first floor
square oriel window, 3 lights, on cast-iron brackets.
Plainer first bay has flat-headed windows and a canted oriel
window on stone brackets to the attic.
Ground floor has original openings defined by granite
pilasters, with some original glazing bar overlights and late
C20 shopfronts.
A major example of Watson Fothergill's commercial buildings.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Nottinghamshire: London:
1979-: 234; Get to know Nottingham: Brand K: Watson
Fothergill, Architect: Nottingham: 1987-: 12 & 13).


Listing NGR: SK5725040037

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

Description


NOTTINGHAM

SK5740SW KING STREET
646-1/14/307 (East side)
12/07/72 Nos.14-30 (Even)

GV II

Drapery store, now shops and offices. 1895. By Watson
Fothergill of Nottingham for Jessop & Son. Restored c1990. Red
brick, with ashlar, granite and terracotta dressings, on an
iron and concrete frame. Gabled and hipped plain tile roofs
with several corbelled brick stacks. Irregular gabled facade,
in Domestic Revival style.
First floor balustrade, sill and impost bands and string
courses. 4 and 5 storeys plus attics; 13 window range. Windows
are mainly stone mullioned cross casements. The front is
divided by brick pilasters into 5 bays, 4 of them with
timber-framed gables with patterned bargeboards. 4 main bays,
to the right, have arcaded fenestration with a different
shaped arch on each floor.
Major fourth bay has a fifth floor oriel window, 3 lights, and
balustrade on brackets. Timber-framed attics have 2 hipped
through-eaves dormers and a pyramidal roof topped with a
square turret and finial, also with pyramidal roof.
Second and third bays have canted oriel windows, 3 storeys, 3
lights, above the second floor. Fourth bay has a first floor
square oriel window, 3 lights, on cast-iron brackets.
Plainer first bay has flat-headed windows and a canted oriel
window on stone brackets to the attic.
Ground floor has original openings defined by granite
pilasters, with some original glazing bar overlights and late
C20 shopfronts.
A major example of Watson Fothergill's commercial buildings.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Nottinghamshire: London:
1979-: 234; Get to know Nottingham: Brand K: Watson
Fothergill, Architect: Nottingham: 1987-: 12 & 13).


Listing NGR: SK5725040037

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