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Mills Building

A Grade II Listed Building in Nottingham, Nottingham

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Latitude: 52.9519 / 52°57'6"N

Longitude: -1.142 / 1°8'31"W

OS Eastings: 457741

OS Northings: 339735

OS Grid: SK577397

Mapcode National: GBR LQP.WZ

Mapcode Global: WHDGZ.F2DB

Plus Code: 9C4WXV25+Q5

Entry Name: Mills Building

Listing Date: 30 November 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344918

English Heritage Legacy ID: 458495

Location: Castle, Nottingham, NG1

County: Nottingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Bridge

Built-Up Area: Nottingham

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Nottingham St Peter with St James

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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Listing Text


646-1/21/497 (South side)
Mills Buildings


Includes: No.7 Mills Buildings PLUMPTRE STREET.
Warehouse and factory. Dated 1906. By GS Doughty of Nottingham
for Philo L Mills. Red brick with concrete and terracotta
dressings. Windows are mainly original plain sashes with
moulded segmental heads and hood moulds.
Main block, 4 storeys; 9 windows, has plinth, first floor and
eaves cornices. Ground floor has to right an entrance bay with
Baroque Revival style doorcase, with round-arched doorway and
keystone flanked by rusticated columns carrying a segmental
broken pediment. To left, a round-arched cart entrance in the
same style, with Art Nouveau style wrought-iron gates. To left
again, a round-arched doorway flanked by rusticated pilasters,
and beyond 5 windows, then a similar doorway with segmental
hood on brackets. First floor has to right a Venetian window
with voussoirs, flanked to left by loading door. Beyond, 7
windows. Upper floors have regular fenestration, with a
tripartite window to right, and 8 windows to left.
Slightly projecting block to left, 4 storeys plus basement; 7
window range. Plain version of the same style, with similar
windows on each floor, 2 altered, and plain parapet.
Rear elevation, to Plumptre Street, white glazed brick with
blue brick plinth and ashlar dressings. Art Nouveau ironwork.
Sill bands to each floor, eaves cornice, wrought-iron
balustrade railing with glazed brick pedestals and ball
finials. 3 storeys plus basement; 6 window range. Ground floor
has to right a segment-arched cart opening with keystone and
Art Nouveau style wrought-iron gates. To left, 4 windows.
Above, regular fenestration.
(Nottingham Industrial Archaeological Society Journal:
Oldfield G: Nottingham: 1984-: 5; ; The Buildings of England:
Pevsner N: Nottinghamshire: London: 1979-: 232).

Listing NGR: SK5774139735

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

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