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St Nicholas School

A Grade II Listed Building in University, City of Kingston upon Hull

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.77 / 53°46'12"N

Longitude: -0.3585 / 0°21'30"W

OS Eastings: 508289

OS Northings: 431661

OS Grid: TA082316

Mapcode National: GBR GHC.VY

Mapcode Global: WHGFK.GHJN

Entry Name: St Nicholas School

Listing Date: 21 January 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197606

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387537

Location: Kingston upon Hull, HU6

County: City of Kingston upon Hull

Electoral Ward/Division: University

Built-Up Area: Kingston upon Hull

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Hull, Newland St John

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

This List entry was subject to a Minor Enhancement on 30/03/2017


TA 03 SE,
680-1/4/106

KINGSTON UPON HULL,
COTTINGHAM ROAD (North side),
St Nicholas School

GV

II

School. Formerly part of the Newland Homes of the Sailors'
Families' Society. Designed by W. H. Bingley of Hull. c1897, with late C20 alterations and additions. Yellow brick with ashlar dressings and gabled and
hipped slate roofs, the main roof topped with a square clock
tower with pyramidal roof and finial. Two side wall stacks.
Renaissance Revival style. Plinth, string courses, coped
gables. Two storeys; 3-window range. Cross plan with hipped
cross wings. Main south gable has two canted buttresses rising
above the gable and topped with pinnacles. In the centre, a
flat-headed 4-light lancet with panel tracery and double
transoms. Above, a square panel with the name of the school
and above again, a triple breather. On either side, a
transomed plain sash with label mould. Below, a projecting
single-storey range linking the canted projecting bays of the
side wings, with two buttresses and coped parapet. 4 small
windows flanked by single doors, that to the left larger. The
canted projections have each three single lancets with cusped
heads. At the rear, late C20 additions in a similar style,
with canted hipped projection to east. This complex of orphan
homes and ancillary buildings was built c1897 by the Port of
Hull Society's Sailors' Orphan Homes and endowed by various
benefactors whose names are attached to the buildings. See other entries for former Newland Homes.


Listing NGR: TA0828931661

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