Description: West Block at Chirstopher Pickering Homes
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
KINGSTON UPON HULL
TA02NE HESSLE ROAD
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
Source: English Heritage
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