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Gateway to Former House of Correction and Adjoining House to Left (2), Southwell

Description: Gateway to Former House of Correction and Adjoining House to Left (2)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 August 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 242300

OS Grid Reference: SK7045254225
OS Grid Coordinates: 470452, 354225
Latitude/Longitude: 53.0806, -0.9497

Location: Burgage, Southwell, Nottinghamshire NG25 0EP

Locality: Southwell
Local Authority: Newark and Sherwood District Council
County: Nottinghamshire
Country: England
Postcode: NG25 0EP

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Listing Text


1919-0/7/10 (North West side)
07/08/52 Gateway to former House of
Correction and adjoining house to
left (2)
(Formerly Listed as:
The Lace Factory)


Formerly known as: The front of the Old Jail.
Formerly known as: Messrs. Carew & Sons War Memorial.
Gateway to former House of Correction, now a house, the front
dedicated as a war memorial c1919, and adjoining house to
left. Gateway 1807. By Richard Ingleman. Adjoining house
c1870. Ashlar and brick, with hipped slate roofs. Single side
wall stack. Lofty single storey front has has rusticated
quoins and entablature. Projecting rusticated central feature
with round headed arch containing a heavily rusticated doorway
with a bronze memorial plaque inscribed "Carey & Sons Ltd.,
Southwell" and wrought iron railing. Above the door, a dummy
portcullis. Rear elevation, 2 storeys, 5 windows, has central
canted 2 storey bay window. Central C20 Gothick door. Windows
are mainly plain sashes. Adjoining house, brick with stone,
blue and yellow brick dressings. Chamfered plinth, cogged
first floor band, polychrome dentilled eaves, 2 side wall and
single rear wall stacks. 2 storeys; 4 window range. Off-centre
2-storey projecting bay with flanking buttresses and
pedimented gable, with a pair of round headed plain sashes.
Below, a moulded round headed doorway with dentilled imposts
and overlight. Diamond raised panelled door. On either side on
each floor, a round-cornered plain sash. To right,a hipped
2-storey projection with a single plain sash on each floor,
the lower one segment headed. In the return angle, a C20
segment headed door.

Listing NGR: SK7045254225

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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