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Plumptre Hospital and Attached Wall and Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Nottingham, City of Nottingham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9509 / 52°57'3"N

Longitude: -1.1398 / 1°8'23"W

OS Eastings: 457888

OS Northings: 339625

OS Grid: SK578396

Mapcode National: GBR LRQ.CB

Mapcode Global: WHDGZ.G3F3

Entry Name: Plumptre Hospital and Attached Wall and Railings

Listing Date: 12 July 1972

Last Amended: 30 November 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344919

English Heritage Legacy ID: 458497

Location: Nottingham, NG1

County: City of 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


NOTTINGHAM

SK5739NE PLUMPTRE SQUARE
646-1/21/499 (East side)
12/07/72 Plumptre Hospital and attached wall
and railings
(Formerly Listed as:
PLUMPTRE SQUARE
Plumptre Hospital)

II

Almshouses and adjoining master's house, wall and railings.
Dated 1823, by Edward Staveley, Surveyor to the Nottingham
Corporation. Restored mid C20. Painted stucco with hipped
slate roofs with 2 octagonal and 4 lozenge-shaped rendered
stacks.
Plinth and moulded eaves cornice. All the openings have label
moulds. 2 storeys; 5 window range. Windows are cast-iron
casements with leaded panes and stained glass.
Projecting central entrance bay has on the first floor an
inscribed panel, and above it a roundel with a coat of arms
and Latin motto. Below, a triple chamfered 4-centred arched
doorway with traceried panelled door. On either side, two
3-light windows on each floor. To right, a short link to the
master's house, at right angles to the main block. Facing the
street, a single large 3-light window on each floor. The front
has a central window flanked by single smaller windows. Below,
an off-centre half-glazed door flanked to left by a 3-light
window, and to right by a plain sash and a 2-light window.
Outside, a short length of original boundary wall, stucco with
wrought-iron railings and a square pier.
The rear of the main block has a centre recessed between
projecting wings, with a central inscribed tablet and regular
fenestration.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Nottinghamshire: London:
1979-: 228).


Listing NGR: SK5788839625

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