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IoE Number: 429356
Location: BUILDING D34 (FIRE STATION) AT BOOTS FACTORY SITE, HUMBER ROAD SOUTH (off)
  BEESTON, BROXTOWE, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE
Photographer: Mr John Lewis
Date Photographed: 20 August 2007
Date listed: 14 April 1987
Date of last amendment: 29 October 1987
Grade II

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BEESTON AND STAPLEFORD (off)HUMBER ROAD 2/27 SOUTH Fire Station at Boots Factory site the address shall be amended to read (off)HUMBER ROAD SOUTH Building D34 (Fire Station) at Boots Factory site ------------------------------------ SK 53 NW BEESTON AND STAPLEFORD (off) HUMBER ROAD SOUTH 2/27 Fire Station at Boots factory site G.V. II Fire station. 1938. Additions C1978. By Sir Owen Williams for the Boots Company. Reinforced concrete external frame with cantilever beams. Concrete plinth and roofs. Metal framed strip glazing and casements. higher central appliance house flanked by single storey parapeted addition. 3 bays wide by 8 bays deep. Front has central full-height doors flanked by single casements in set back wings. In each return angle, full-height glazing. Appliance house has clerestorey windows. Square hose tower has diagonal bracing with glass brick infill. Interior has glazed tile dado. The structure of this building is similar to that of Williams D6 building of the same date.

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