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Part of Parkhurst Prison, Newport

Description: Part of Parkhurst Prison

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 February 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 309632

OS Grid Reference: SZ4917891156
OS Grid Coordinates: 449178, 91156
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7180, -1.3047

Location: Nicholson Street, Newport, Isle of Wight PO30 5PT

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

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Listing Text

Nos 2-6 (consec)
(part-of Parkhurst Prison)
SZ 49 SE 13/148B


Terrace of houses. 1843-4 by Sir Joshua Jebb. Red brick walls, painted stucco
dressings, slate roof, red brick stacks. Half of a once symmetrical composition around
a round-headed stuccoed and coved arch, the right hand rusticated abutment of which
survives. Two storeys. Set back to right. No 2 with round headed sash window to
ground floor and blank oculus to first floor between pilasters carrying C20 plain
parapet in place of entablature. Entered via return elevation flanking terrace of
4 houses (Nos 3-6). These have at ground floor level a continuous arcade of round
arches with plain imposts containing, from left to right, a window, 2 doors, 3 windows,
2 doors and a window. The windows are small pane sashes with recessed brick panels
under, the doors part glazed C20. Above, 5 windows (small paned sashes under segmental
heads) above alternate arches, and united by a plain cill band. Projecting eaves, roof
hipped to right. Three cross-ridge stacks

Listing NGR: SZ4917891156

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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