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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
Entry Name: 40-43, Whitefriargate
Listing Date: 21 January 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1283040
English Heritage Legacy ID: 387847
Location: Kingston upon Hull, HU1
County: City of Kingston upon Hull
Electoral Ward/Division: Myton
Parish: Non Civil Parish
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
KINGSTON UPON HULL
680-1/22/396 (North side)
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
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