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Former Western Synagogue, Linden House

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7423 / 53°44'32"N

Longitude: -0.3564 / 0°21'22"W

OS Eastings: 508499

OS Northings: 428579

OS Grid: TA084285

Mapcode National: GBR GJP.9W

Mapcode Global: WHGFR.H6JD

Entry Name: Former Western Synagogue, Linden House

Listing Date: 24 January 1989

Last Amended: 30 January 2009

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1283079

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387656

Location: Kingston upon Hull, HU3

County: City of 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

KINGSTON UPON HULL

680-1/20/235 CONVENT LANE
24-JAN-1989 1
FORMER WESTERN SYNAGOGUE, LINDEN HOUSE

(Formerly listed as:
LINNAEUS STREET
WESTERN SYNAGOGUE)

II


Synagogue. 1902. By BS Jacobs. Red brick with terracotta dressings and slate roof. Plinth, moulded eaves, coped west gable with arched corbel table and eaves cornice. Western entrance front has a central single-storey porch with a pair
of doorways with round-headed terracotta arches on columns.Above, a shallow gable with arched corbel table and eaves cornice, framing an open book with Hebrew inscription. Above and behind, in the main gable, a 5-light window with round-headed lights and terracotta shafts and moulded hoods.Above it, a blind circular opening containing a Star of David.On either side, a 2-storey canted projection with canted hipped roof. each has a 3-light round-headed lancet with terracotta shafts and arches, flanked by single lancets in the angles. Beyond, further 3-light lancets, one of those to the right altered. Below, a pair of windows with continuous sill band. Plain returns have 5 pairs of round-headed windows.
INTERIOR has all its original fittings including wooden seating and side galleries supported on iron columns.


Listing NGR: TA0849928579

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

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