This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 52.9512 / 52°57'4"N
Longitude: -1.1418 / 1°8'30"W
OS Eastings: 457755
OS Northings: 339653
OS Grid: SK577396
Mapcode National: GBR LQQ.X7
Mapcode Global: WHDGZ.F2HX
Plus Code: 9C4WXV25+F7
Entry Name: Retaining Wall, Steps and Railings Bordering Hollow Stone
Listing Date: 30 November 1995
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1255168
English Heritage Legacy ID: 458854
Location: Castle, Nottingham, NG1
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
SK5739NE SHORT HILL
646-1/21/555 (North side)
Retaining wall, steps and railings
bordering Hollow Stone
Retaining wall steps and railings. c1740, altered C19 and C20.
Brick, rendered, with ashlar coping and steps and wrought-iron
railing. The wall, approx 60m long, varies in height with the
slope of the ground, maximum approx 3m. Near the centre, 2
large segment-arched entrances, C19, with panelled doors. To
west, an altered garage opening with lintel, then 2
segment-arched doorways. The wall is topped with a spiked
wrought-iron railing. At the west end, 3 sections of scrolled
railing, resited. At the east end, a flight of steps with
winders, with the same wrought-iron balustrade and railing.
This building was probably constructed in 1740 when Hollow
Stone was widened.
(Reprint from The Mercian Geologist, Vol. 13, Sept. 1992:
Waltham AC: The sandstone caves of Nottingham: Nottingham:
Listing NGR: SK5775539653
Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.
Source title links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.
Other nearby listed buildings