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Attic Discoveries and Garden Bookshop

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwell, Nottinghamshire

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Latitude: 53.076 / 53°4'33"N

Longitude: -0.9486 / 0°56'54"W

OS Eastings: 470535

OS Northings: 353717

OS Grid: SK705537

Mapcode National: GBR BK4.10W

Mapcode Global: WHFHF.DYJ6

Entry Name: Attic Discoveries and Garden Bookshop

Listing Date: 11 August 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1374852

English Heritage Legacy ID: 242329

Location: Southwell, Newark and Sherwood, Nottinghamshire, NG25

County: Nottinghamshire

District: Newark and Sherwood

Civil Parish: Southwell

Built-Up Area: Southwell

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Southwell St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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Listing Text


1919-0/11/39 (South side)
11/08/61 No.64
Attic Discoveries and Garden


House, shop and attached workshop. c1770, with early and mid
C19 additions. Altered c1960. Brick, the front colourwashed,
with stone dressings and pantile roofs. Stone and rendered
plinths, cogged eaves, 2 gable and single ridge stacks. Front
and workshop windows have segmental heads. 3 storeys plus
garrets; 3 window range. Front has plain sashes and above,
smaller glazing bar sashes. Central segment headed 6-panelled
door and overlight, with plain flanking columns and cornice.
To right, early C19 wooden shopfront with glazed 2-leaf door
and shop window with glazing bars. To left, a single plain
sash. Left gable has a blocked window to garret. Mid C19 2
storey rear addition. Attached workshop, partly demolished
c1960, has gabled and hipped pantile roof. 2 storeys; 6 window
range. Outer windows are small-paned casements. To left, cart
opening and a door flanked by single C20 casements. To right,
a glazing bar sash flanked by single doors, all with segmental
heads. House interior has a late C18 winder stair, altered
C19, with stick balusters and octagonal newels.

Listing NGR: SK7053553717

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