SK7953 : Castle Brewery, facade detail

near to Newark on Trent, Nottinghamshire, Great Britain

Castle Brewery, facade detail
Castle Brewery, facade detail
The brewery name and a delicately carved view of the castle in the centre of the facade LinkExternal link
Listed Buildings and Structures
Listed buildings and structures are officially designated as being of special architectural, historical or cultural significance. There are over half a million listed structures in the United Kingdom.
Listed status is more commonly associated with buildings or groups of buildings, however it can cover many other structures, including bridges, headstones, steps, ponds, monuments, walls, phone boxes, wrecks, parks, and heritage sites.

In England and Wales there are three main listing designations;
Grade I (2.5%) - exceptional interest, sometimes considered to be internationally important.
Grade II* (5.5%) - particularly important buildings of more than special interest.
Grade II (92%) - nationally important and of special interest.

There are also locally listed structures (at the discretion of local authorities) using A, B and C designations.

In Scotland three classifications are also used but the criteria are different. There are around 47,500 Listed buildings.
Category A (8%)- generally equivalent to Grade I and II* in England and Wales
Category B (51%)- this appears generally to cover the ground of Grade II, recognising national importance.
Category C (41%)- buildings of local importance, probably with some overlap with English Grade II.

In Northern Ireland the criteria are similar to Scotland, but the classifications are:
Grade A (2.3%)
Grade B+ (4.7%)
Grade B (93%)

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2012
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Friday, 31 August, 2012   (more nearby)
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Thursday, 6 September, 2012
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Historic sites and artefacts  Business, Retail, Services  Suburb, Urban fringe 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 7979 5361 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:4.4264N 0:48.6297W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SK 79784 53627
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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