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Geddes Warehouse Including Mediaeval Wall Forming Front of Warehouse, Southampton

Description: Geddes Warehouse Including Mediaeval Wall Forming Front of Warehouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 July 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 135942

OS Grid Reference: SU4193910989
OS Grid Coordinates: 441939, 110989
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8969, -1.4050

Locality: Southampton
County: Southampton
Country: England
Postcode: SO14 2NY

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Listing Text

8.5.81 Geddes Warehouse
14.7.53 including mediaeval wall
forming front of
(formerly listed as
"section of Town wall
forming front of warehouse
occupied by Jones
Warehouse Co")
SU 4210 5/245


Dated 1866 in the end gable. Six storeys. Red brick with paler red brick
window dressings and yellow brick long and short quoins. Roof now covered
with corrugated iron sheeting. Two gables, originally having hoists but now
blocked up. Ten windows in all, fixed metal casements mainly with cambered
architraves. The end elevation has 2 windows and inscription in the gable
end reading "1866, D. Geddes, Surveyor - H.W. Bull, Builder". This is one
of the few remaining old warehouses in Southampton. Part of the mediaeval
city wall of Southampton ran through the south wall.

Listing NGR: SU4207010929

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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