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Public Toilets to North of King William Iii Statue

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7412 / 53°44'28"N

Longitude: -0.3336 / 0°20'0"W

OS Eastings: 510006

OS Northings: 428486

OS Grid: TA100284

Mapcode National: GBR GPQ.59

Mapcode Global: WHGFR.V7B9

Entry Name: Public Toilets to North of King William Iii Statue

Listing Date: 21 January 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1283102

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387681

Location: Kingston upon Hull, HU1

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

TA1028SW MARKET PLACE
680-1/26/255 Public toilets to north of King
William III statue

GV II

Gents toilets. c1900. Brick with terracotta and granite
dressings and partly glazed segmental arched lead roof. The
structure is mainly underground. Surrounding brick wall has
moulded plinth and coping. North-west corner entrance has a
pair of rectangular granite piers with arched tops containing
the City arms, and a pair of arch topped wrought-iron gates.
Steps with glazed tiled side walls lead down to a 4-centred
arched doorway with a 4-centred arched head in faience, with a
cartouche with the City arms. INTERIOR, lined with glazed
brick in green and cream, has leaf-patterned frieze and
segment-arched steel roof girders. Fittings by Finch & Co of
Lambeth include 8 slate stalls with marble and glass cisterns
and 4 cubicles with part-fluted Ionic columns between the
doors. The columns have swagged capitals topped with
acroteria, and carry a moulded cornice. Cubicles have shaped
doors with shaped panels and pairs of leaded lights. Beside
the entrance, a washroom with a half-glazed panelled door
flanked to left by a 2-light glazing bar window with moulded
transom and round-cornered overlight. To its left, a moulded
5-panel door with 2 leaded lights with segmental pediments.


Listing NGR: TA1000628486

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

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