Description: Linsdall's Hospital and Flanking Walls
Date Listed: 27 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 166598
OS Grid Reference: TA3177322515
OS Grid Coordinates: 531773, 422515
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6825, -0.0063
PATRINGTON WELWICK ROAD
15/55 Nos 13-19 (odd)
(Linsdall's Hospital) and
Almshouses. Dated 1843, for Phoebe Linsdall; later C19 additions to rear
and to flanking walls. Red and yellow brick in contrasting Flemish bond.
Welsh slate roof. Plan: each almshouse has single room and entrance to
front, kitchen outshut to rear. Single storey, 4 windows, flanked by 2-bay
screen walls curved forward towards street. C20 half-glazed doors and plain
overlights, 12-pane sashes in flush wooden architraves, beneath rubbed-brick
flat arches. Central plaque inscribed: LINSDALL'S HOSPITAL
BUILT & ENDOWED
Moulded wooden eaves cornice, deep eaves, hipped roof. Large central axial
stack flanked by pair of smaller axial stacks. Screen walls set back to
each side: early inner section has recessed round-arched panel and brick
coping ramped down to square stone-coped pier, board pedestrian gate, later
outer section with brick coping between similar square stone-coped piers.
Interior: 6-fielded-panel doors.
Listing NGR: TA3177322515
Source: English Heritage
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