SK5739 : 41 Pilcher Gate, Nottingham

taken 30 days ago, near to Nottingham, Great Britain

41 Pilcher Gate, Nottingham
41 Pilcher Gate, Nottingham
One of the few historic buildings in the Lace Market area which has avoided demolition or renovation, the latter now seems to finally be under way. The building dates from the early 18th century, and is Listed Grade II. For more details see 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, covered by around 375,000 listings.
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, and in more recent times a road crossing (Abbey Road) and graffiti art (Banksy 'Spy-booth') have been included.

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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Date Taken
Friday, 26 May, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 18 June, 2017
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Housing, Dwellings  Business, Retail, Services  City, Town centre 
Former (from Tags)
Town Houses 
Period (from Tags)
Early 18th Century 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 5758 3977 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:57.1337N 1:8.6652W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 5759 3975
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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Building Construction Site  Grade II Listed 

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