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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: FALCON WORKS POT BANK OCCUPIED BY PORTMERION POTTERIES LIMITED

List entry Number: 1210472

Location

FALCON WORKS POT BANK OCCUPIED BY PORTMERION POTTERIES LIMITED, STURGESS STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
City of Stoke-on-TrentUnitary Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 20-Aug-1979

Date of most recent amendment: 15-Mar-1993

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 384489

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

STOKE ON TRENT

SJ84SE STURGESS STREET 613-1/6/140 (North West side) 20/08/79 Falcon Works Pot Bank occupied by Portmerion Potteries Ltd (Formerly Listed as: LONGTON Falcon Works Main Block on NW side of Yard) (Formerly Listed as: LONGTON Two bottle kilns at Falcon Works premises occupied by Portmerion Potteries Ltd)

GV II

Remains of pot bank, 1902-1905. Brick with plain tiled roofs. Surviving buildings comprise the kiln block and 2 workshop and warehouse ranges on opposite sides of a yard. Single-storeyed kiln range of 9 bays with 2 downdraught glost ovens with circular hovels to the east of the site, and to the west, a 3-storeyed workshop range of 18 bays with doorways in the end bays, and fixed-light windows with double ring cambered heads. Stone plaque of falcon in gable apex. Further workshop block to S of 3 storeys and 12 bays with similar detailing, built at about the same time. The works were built by Goss as an extension to London Road works established in 1858. (Stoke on Trent Bottle Ovens Survey: Goss Works).

Listing NGR: SJ8738244939

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National Grid Reference: SJ 87382 44939

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