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Walton House and Attached Boundary Wall and Lych Gate

A Grade II Listed Building in Nottingham, City of Nottingham

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Latitude: 52.954 / 52°57'14"N

Longitude: -1.1655 / 1°9'55"W

OS Eastings: 456162

OS Northings: 339945

OS Grid: SK561399

Mapcode National: GBR LKP.R7

Mapcode Global: WHDGZ.208R

Plus Code: 9C4WXR3M+HR

Entry Name: Walton House and Attached Boundary Wall and Lych Gate

Listing Date: 30 November 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1254837

English Heritage Legacy ID: 457958

Location: Nottingham, NG7

County: City of Nottingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Radford and Park

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


646-1/18/443 (South East side)
Walton House and attached boundary
wall and lych gate


House and attached boundary wall and lych gate. Dated 1886. By
Watson Fothergill of Nottingham. Red brick with rock-faced
stone basement, ashlar and black brick dressings, and timber
framing with patterned brick nogging. Gabled and hipped plain
tile roofs with 3 tall, moulded brick stacks.
Windows are mainly original plain sashes in cross mullioned
wooden frames. 2 and 3 storeys plus basement and attics; 3
window range. U-plan, on an acute angled, sloping corner site.
Garden front, to south-east, has a recessed centre flanked by
a square tower to left and a gabled bay to right. In the
centre, double steps with landing and ramped coped balustrade
wall. Glazed lean-to porch between the wings, with central
door. Above, 2 windows. Tower to left has pyramidal roof and
coped side wall stack. Hipped bay window, 3-lights, and above,
a smaller 3-light window. Second floor, timber-framed, also
has a 3-light window. Right wing has a hipped, canted bay
window, 5-lights, and above, a segment-arched 3-light window.
Rear has to right a lean-to projection with stepped coped side
walls, and above it, a canted bay window with octagonal spire
roof. Above again, to left, a hipped dormer. Rear wing has a
hipped single storey projection.
Boundary wall, rock-faced stone and brick, runs across the
rear along Newcastle drive, then via a semicircular curve to
Tattershall Drive. Brick section, at the rear, has plinth,
buttresses and shaped brick coping. Central gabled lychgate
with panelled door. The brick section follows the curve, with
an increasingly deep stone plinth. Stone section, to
Tattershall Drive, has stepped rubble coping and a plain
gateway. Total length approx 75m.
(Get to know Nottingham: Brand K: Watson Fothergill,
Architect: Nottingham: 1987-: 16 & 17).

Listing NGR: SK5616239945

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