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C Hall of Cells and Old Chapel (Now Concert Hall) and Extension to North, Parkhurst Prison, Newport

Description: C Hall of Cells and Old Chapel (Now Concert Hall) and Extension to North, Parkhurst Prison

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 February 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 309525

OS Grid Reference: SZ4886190914
OS Grid Coordinates: 448861, 90914
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7158, -1.3093

Location: Newport, Isle of Wight PO30 5PR

Locality: Newport
County: Isle of Wight
Country: England
Postcode: PO30 5PR

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Listing Text

"C" Hall of cells and
13/361 Old Chapel (now Concert
Hall) Parkhurst Prison

The address shall be amended to read
"C" Hall of cells and
Old Chapel (now Concert
Hall) and extension to
north, Parkhurst Prison


"C" Hall of cells
and Old Chapel
(now concert Hall)
SZ 49 SE 13/361 Parkhurst Prison


1844 one of the last buildings by Jebb. Situated to east of Laundry.
Very long 3 storey block in red brick with grey headers. Late Cl9
extension at northern end. Segment headed windows with close set
grilles. Gable end slate roof. At the southern end a large trefoil
shaped extension which originally contained the old chapel on the 1st
floor and classrooms on the ground floor for the juvenile offenders.
Hipped slate roofs curved to front with projecting eaves. 3 large windows
to each arm, round headed on 1st floor with broad, plain, rendered
surrounds, the sides carried down below level of sills. Ground floor
windows similar but segment headed and with keystones.

Listing NGR: SZ4889290824

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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