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Latitude: 52.929 / 52°55'44"N
Longitude: -1.2176 / 1°13'3"W
OS Eastings: 452693
OS Northings: 337133
OS Grid: SK526371
Mapcode National: GBR L6Z.C5
Mapcode Global: WHDGY.8MGX
Entry Name: Anglo-Scotian Mills, Block Occupied by Ariel Pressings Limited
Listing Date: 6 January 1976
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1263854
English Heritage Legacy ID: 429442
Location: Broxtowe, Nottinghamshire, NG9
Electoral Ward/Division: Beeston West
Built-Up Area: Beeston (Broxtowe)
Traditional County: Nottinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Beeston
Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham
SK 53 NW BEESTON AND STAPLEFORD WOLLATON ROAD
Anglo-Scotian Mills, block
6.1.76 occupied by Ariel
Lace and shawl factory warehouse. 1892. By J Huckerby for F Wilkinson.
Crenellated Gothic style. Brick with slate roof. White and blue brick and
ashlar dressings. Chamfered plinth, brick bands, crenellated parapet. White
brick crosslets. Symmetrical elevation, 4 storeys, 12 bays. Front windows are
wooden casements with chamfered and moulded pointed reveals. Rear windows are
mainly iron glazing bar casements with segmental heads. Front has keystoned
central entry flanked by single octagonal towers and beyond, 5 casements.
Beyond again, 2 matching corner towers. Above, 2 plaques above entry inscribed
'Laboramus' and 12 casements. Central bay has stepped gable with 3 blank lan-
cets and cross finial. Rear elevation has single storey additions, mid C20,
and off-centre water tower with dentillated cornice. Above, 3 floors each with
9 casements and a hoist door. This building was subsequently used as a tene-
ment lace factory. Ref;Mason, S A. Machine Made Lace in Beeston. Nottingham
Industrial Archaeology Society Journal. Vol 10, part 2, Mar 1985, pp 1-7 and
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