SK5639 : 1 & 2 Castle Grove, Nottingham and attached retaining wall

taken 4 months ago, near to Nottingham, Great Britain

1 & 2 Castle Grove, Nottingham and attached retaining wall
1 & 2 Castle Grove, Nottingham and attached retaining wall
Pair of houses. 1856. By TC Hine of Nottingham, part of his earliest phase of the development of the Castle Park for the Duke of Newcastle, Listed Grade II. This is the turret at the south west corner.

The retaining wall is Listed Grade II separately.
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
Monday, 8 April, 2019   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 13 April, 2019
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Boundary, Barrier  Housing, Dwellings  City, Town centre 
Housing (from Tags)
Villa 
Date (from Tags)
1856 
Period (from Tags)
Mid 19th Century 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 5677 3952 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:57.0040N 1:9.3911W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 5676 3952
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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T.C. Hine (Architect)  Retaining Wall  Grade II Listed 

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