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West Block at Chirstopher Pickering Homes, Hull

Description: West Block at Chirstopher Pickering Homes

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 January 1994
English Heritage Building ID: 387585

OS Grid Reference: TA0550827098
OS Grid Coordinates: 505508, 427098
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7296, -0.4022

Location: Hessle Road, Hull, City of Kingston-upon-Hull HU3 3DB

Locality: Hull
County: Hull
Country: England
Postcode: HU3 3DB

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Listing Text


680-1/8/161 (North side)
West block at Christopher Pickering


Almshouses, now old people's homes. Dated 1952. Brick with
ashlar dressings and plain tile roof with 2 gable and single
ridge stacks, all coped. Plinth and quoins. Similar style to
the nearby almshouses of 1914. By JH Hirst. Single storey;
4-window range. In the centre, a parapeted triple bay with a
central triangular pediment, and below it a shaped inscribed
panel. 2 close boarded doors flanked by single 4-light stone
mullioned windows. Beyond, small loggias with 2 round-arched
openings each covering a 2-light window and a door. Beyond
again, a 4-light stone mullioned window, then a door.
Included for group value.
(Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Yorkshire: York & the East
Riding: Harmondsworth: 1972-: 288).

Listing NGR: TA0550827098

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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