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40-43, Whitefriargate

A Grade II Listed Building in Kingston upon Hull, Kingston upon Hull

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Latitude: 53.7434 / 53°44'36"N

Longitude: -0.3369 / 0°20'13"W

OS Eastings: 509777

OS Northings: 428725

OS Grid: TA097287

Mapcode National: GBR GNP.GJ

Mapcode Global: WHGFR.S5QL

Plus Code: 9C5XPMV7+86

Entry Name: 40-43, Whitefriargate

Listing Date: 21 January 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1283040

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387847

Location: Kingston upon Hull, HU1

County: Kingston upon Hull

Electoral Ward/Division: Myton

Built-Up Area: Kingston upon Hull

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Hull Most Holy and Undivided Trinity

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text


680-1/22/396 (North side)
Nos.40-43 (Consecutive)


Department store. 1931 and 1938. By N Jones and L Rigby of
Southport and Manchester. Reconstituted stone masonry with
granite plinth. Roof not visible. Stripped Classical style. 3
storeys; 9-window range of margin glazed metal-framed
casements. In the centre, a 2-storey recess with moulded
architrave and 6 giant fluted Doric columns and flanking
pilasters. In each bay, a large first floor window with metal
balcony railing, and above, a smaller window. Beyond, on
either side, a single window on each floor. Coped parapet with
sculpted Viking ships at each end and in the centre, with a
wave-form band below the parapet. Ground floor has a
full-width fascia cornice with enriched brackets at the ends.
Central showcase flanked by wide recesses with central fluted
columns and triple doors with overlights. Beyond, single
smaller showcases. All this glazing has bronze frames.
(Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Yorkshire: York and The East
Riding: Harmondsworth: 1972-: 277; 1929 M 338 & 8618).

Listing NGR: TA0977728725

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

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