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Gadsby's of Southwell Gossips Coffee House, Southwell

Description: Gadsby's of Southwell Gossips Coffee House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 February 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 242387

OS Grid Reference: SK7014754002
OS Grid Coordinates: 470147, 354002
Latitude/Longitude: 53.0786, -0.9543

Location: King Street, Southwell, Nottinghamshire NG25 0EN

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

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Listing Text


1919-0/7/90 (South East side)
09/02/73 Nos.24 & 26
Gadsby's of Southwell / Gossips
Coffee House
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.24 & 26
East Midlands Gas Showrooms)


2 houses, now cakeshop and coffee house. Late C17 and early
C19, altered mid C19 and late C20. Brick, the fronts
colourwashed, with slate roofs, that to the right steep
pitched. 3 storeys. No 24, to right, has gable end to street
with remains of coping. Renewed C19 canted oriel bay window
with glazing bar casements. Above it, central C19 sash with
segmental head. Full-width late C19 pilastered shopfront with
corniced fascia and central door flanked by single windows. At
the rear, external gable stack and a single glazing bar sash
on the first and second floors. Single window early C19 front,
to left, has cogged eaves. Central glazing bar sash , and
above it a smaller sash, both with keystoned lintels. Central
mid C19 shop window with cornice, flanked to right by a
blocked door and to left by a round headed passage opening.
Interiors refitted late C20.

Listing NGR: SK7014754002

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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