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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: DOWNS HALL, THE LAWNS

List entry Number: 1103346

Location

DOWNS HALL, THE LAWNS, THE LAWNS

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
East Riding of YorkshireUnitary AuthorityCottingham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 30-Mar-1993

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 164757

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

COTTINGHAM THE LAWNS TA 03 SW 1459/7/10007 Downs Hall, The Lawns.

GV II*

Hall of residence. 1963-67. Gillespie, Kidd and Coia. Brown brick with painted timber windows; flat roofs. Three storeys plus basement. Of roughly triangular plan but with the sides broken and staggered. Wall obliquely angled, and windows to student rooms set back behind balconies, and set orthogonally. Thick brick balustrades to balconies, with narrow gap below. Vertical brick on edge marks floor and roof slabs and the lower edge of the balustrades. Downs Hall forms an integral part of The Lawns planned layout.

M. Webb, Architecture in Britain Today.

Listing NGR: TA0367833582

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Webb, M, Architecture in Britain Today, (1969)

National Grid Reference: TA0371033601

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