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Oriel Chambers

A Grade II Listed Building in Nottingham, City of Nottingham

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Latitude: 52.9538 / 52°57'13"N

Longitude: -1.1491 / 1°8'56"W

OS Eastings: 457260

OS Northings: 339946

OS Grid: SK572399

Mapcode National: GBR LPP.B8

Mapcode Global: WHDGZ.B01V

Entry Name: Oriel Chambers

Listing Date: 12 July 1972

Last Amended: 30 November 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1254713

English Heritage Legacy ID: 457451

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


646-1/20/334 (North side)
12/07/72 Nos.20 AND 21
Oriel Chambers
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.20 AND 21)


Pair of houses, now shops, spanning entrance to Greyhound
Street. Early C18, altered late C19 and mid C20. Red brick,
partly painted, with painted ashlar and stucco dressings and
plain tile and artificial slate roofs with a coped gable and a
gable stack. 4 storeys; 4 window range. Central bay has a
round-arched niche with swan-neck pediment, and above it, a
blind panel with frieze and wavy cornice. Above again, a blank
roundel with 4 keystones. Left bay has first and second floor
bands, and 2 plain sashes on each floor, with keystones.
Second floor windows restored late C20. Altered right bay has
a canted wooden bay window, 3 storeys, with dentillated
cornice. Stucco panel inscribed "Oriel Chambers" between
second and third floors. Ground floor arcade has 2 stucco
Doric columns to left and 2 altered columns to right. Late C20
INTERIOR has a wooden dogleg stair with turned balusters and
ramped handrail.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Nottinghamshire: London:
1979-: 233-234).

Listing NGR: SK5726039946

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