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New Albion

A Grade II Listed Building in Nottingham, City of Nottingham

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Latitude: 52.9523 / 52°57'8"N

Longitude: -1.135 / 1°8'5"W

OS Eastings: 458213

OS Northings: 339784

OS Grid: SK582397

Mapcode National: GBR LSP.FT

Mapcode Global: WHDGZ.J2R1

Entry Name: New Albion

Listing Date: 30 November 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1255210

English Heritage Legacy ID: 458856

Location: Nottingham, NG2

County: City of Nottingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Dales

Built-Up Area: Nottingham

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Sneinton St Stephen with St Matthias

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 14/03/2017


SNEINTON ROAD (South side)
No. 62A, New Albion

(Formerly listed as Albion Night Shelter, SNEINTON ROAD)


Formerly known as: Albion United Reformed Church SNEINTON ROAD.

Former United Reformed Church. Dated 1856. Designed by architect Thomas Oliver junior of Sunderland. The contractor was Mr Smith of Woolpack Lane, and the Clerk of Works was William Booker of Nottingham. Enlarged 1904. Ashlar and red brick, with concrete tile roof. Classical style. Plinth, entablature, parapet with balustrade panels. Bays are divided by fluted Ionic pilasters. Two storeys; 3 x 5 bays.

Entrance front has a pediment topped with a corniced pedestal. Tall round-arched central recess with a triple doorway. Above, an entablature and sham balustrade, and a single window. Side bays have a single window on each floor, those to the ground floor flat-headed. Returns have regular fenestration in the same style. At the rear, a lower addition, 1904, brick, two storeys, with two round-arched ground floor windows.

INTERIOR: rendered. Floor inserted at balcony level, with concrete staircase at west end. Arcades, five bays, with moulded round arches on slender cast-iron Corinthian columns. Segmental plaster vault with moulded cornice. At the east end, a moulded elliptical arch with pilasters to the similarly vaulted chancel. Aisles have stepped floors and flat ceilings with cornices. Round-arched recesses and stairs at the west ends. Ground floor, refitted as night shelter, has columns encased in concrete.

Listing NGR: SK5821339784

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

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