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Former Western Synagogue, Linden House

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

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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

Plus Code: 9C5XPJRV+WF

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: 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


680-1/20/235 CONVENT LANE
24-JAN-1989 1

(Formerly listed as:


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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