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© Mr Brian Callan LRPS

IoE Number: 387754
Location: FERENS ART GALLERY, QUEEN VICTORIA SQUARE (south side)
  KINGSTON UPON HULL, KINGSTON UPON HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE
Photographer: Mr Brian Callan LRPS
Date Photographed: 04 September 2006
Date listed: 12 November 1973
Date of last amendment: 12 November 1973
Grade II

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KINGSTON UPON HULLTA0928NEQUEEN VICTORIA SQUARE680-1/22/318(South side)

KINGSTON UPON HULL TA0928NE QUEEN VICTORIA SQUARE 680-1/22/318 (South side) 12/11/73 Ferens Art Gallery GV II Art gallery. 1924-29. By SN Cooke and EC Davies. Ashlar. Roof not visible. Coped external factory style side wall stack. Portland stone ashlar. Neo-Classical style. Tall single-storey central block with lower blind wings. Central block, 3 bays, has plinth and full entablature with the frieze inscribed "The Ferens Art Gallery". Pierced balustrade to recessed central bay and coped parapet to outer bays. In the centre, a portico in antis with 2 fluted Corinthian columns and flanking pilasters. The side openings have bronze railings with the monogram RF. Under the portico, a central reeded stone doorcase with open pediment on scroll brackets, flanked by single leaded windows with cornices. All the openings have a frieze of linked circles. Outer bays have large angle pilasters and a single round-headed leaded window with console keystone. Wings have frieze with linen swags, moulded cornice and coped parapet. INTERIOR not inspected. Building undergoing reconstruction at time of survey.

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