Date Listed: 12 November 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 387697
OS Grid Reference: TA0780230277
OS Grid Coordinates: 507802, 430277
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7577, -0.3663
Location: Park Avenue, Hull, City of Kingston-upon-Hull HU5 3EX
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The following building was de-listed on 5th March 2003
KINGSTON UPON HULL
TA0730SE PARK AVENUE
680-1/13/271 (South side)
House, now flats. 1877-79 with mid and late C20 alterations.
By George Gilbert Scott Junior for John Spyvee Cooper. Brick
with pargeted panels and hipped plain tile roof with 2
panelled side wall stacks. Queen Anne style. Brick plinth,
string courses, pargeted frieze, rebated eaves, wooden gutter.
Windows mainly have brick flat arches. 2 storeys plus attics;
5-window range. Slightly recessed centre has a partly blocked
C20 casement and above, a hipped dormer with a wider 8-pane
sash. Below, a round-arched brick doorcase with cornice.
Moulded panelled door with 3-pane wood mullioned overlight.
Projecting flanking bays have each a pair of 8-pane sashes and
above, a shouldered shaped gable topped with a brick pediment
and containing a wider 8-pane sash. Below, a large C20
three-light cross casement replacing the bay window. Right
return has two 8-pane sashes and below, a C20 three-light
cross casement flanked to right by an 8-pane sash. This
building is part of a group of 8 houses by Scott, who was an
early exponent of the Queen Anne style. They are said to be
the sole surviving examples of his highly regarded domestic
(Buildings of England: N Pevsner: Yorkshire: York & the East
Riding: Harmondsworth: 1972-: 284; Padgett, B & Moore, N:
George Gilbert Scott houses in Kingston upon Hull).
Listing NGR: TA0780230277
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