Description: Seamens Hospital
Date Listed: 4 December 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 326617
OS Grid Reference: NZ9013410888
OS Grid Coordinates: 490134, 510888
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4853, -0.6102
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1811 CHURCH STREET
NZ 9010 9/74
Hospital founded 1670, but building 1842 by Sir Gilbert Scott. Jacobean
front elevation of 2 storeys. 9 bays with rear court entered by 3 gatehouses.
Brick. Mullioned stone windows and openwork balustraded parapets. Central
gatehouse with round niches over archway surmounted by trophy ofglags and
cannon. Pedimented feature flanked by model wood ship hulls and surmounted
by model rigged ship. NMR.
Nos 44 to 51 (consec) and Seaman's Hospital form a group.
Listing NGR: NZ9013410888
Source: English Heritage
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