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Queen Victoria Statue and Public Toilets

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7437 / 53°44'37"N

Longitude: -0.3392 / 0°20'21"W

OS Eastings: 509627

OS Northings: 428760

OS Grid: TA096287

Mapcode National: GBR GMP.ZD

Mapcode Global: WHGFR.R5NB

Entry Name: Queen Victoria Statue and Public Toilets

Listing Date: 21 January 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197686

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387757

Location: Kingston upon Hull, HU1

County: City of Kingston upon Hull

Electoral Ward/Division: Myton

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Kingston upon Hull

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Hull Most Holy and Undivided Trinity

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text


KINGSTON UPON HULL

TA0928NE QUEEN VICTORIA SQUARE
680-1/22/321 Queen Victoria statue and public
toilets

GV II

Statue and public toilets. Statue 1903, by C Fehr. Toilets
c1925, restored 1989. Larger than life-size standing bronze
figure in Imperial robes. Rectangular Portland stone pedestal
with cornice and rusticated coved corners. Ends have relief
panels and inscriptions. North and south sides have larger
than life-size allegorical female figures on pedestals, linked
to main pedestal by moulded string course. Double chamfered
plinth and stepped base. Toilet, grey granite. Elliptical
plan, mainly below ground, with central platform on which the
statue stands. Corniced balustrade with chamfered coping,
divided into 4 sections, each ending with panelled rectangular
pedestals topped with a cast-iron latticework globe lamp.
Between the pedestals, a plain low wall with opening to steps.
Between the sections of balustrade, curved steps to the
central platform. INTERIOR retains original earthenware
stalls, cisterns and cubicles in Gents section.
(Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Yorkshire; York and The East
Riding: London: 1972-: 278).


Listing NGR: TA0962728760

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