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Latitude: 51.5177 / 51°31'3"N
Longitude: -0.1005 / 0°6'1"W
OS Eastings: 531892
OS Northings: 181574
OS Grid: TQ318815
Mapcode National: GBR PB.L3
Mapcode Global: VHGR0.63QV
Entry Name: Main North Block, East Block, West Block, St Bartholomew's Hospital
Listing Date: 4 January 1950
Last Amended: 10 November 1977
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1079116
English Heritage Legacy ID: 199821
Location: City of London, London, EC1A
District: City and County of the City of London
Electoral Ward/Division: Farringdon Without
Built-Up Area: City of London
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): City of London
Church of England Parish: Great St Bartholomew
Church of England Diocese: London
This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 06/06/2017
TQ 3181 NE 2/22,
TQ 3181 NE 2/22A,
TQ 3181 NE 2/22B
WEST SMITHFIELD EC1
St Bartholomew's Hospital,
Main north block (Formerly listed as Great Hall etc), East block, West block.
1750 to 59 by James Gibbs. Formal composition round three sides of courtyard. Refaced
with Portland stone in C19. 3 storeys plus basement and slated mansard. Quoins,
bands, dressings to windows, modillion cornice and crowning balustrade. Central
3 bays rusticated with arched entrance and carriageway through main block which
has short, 3 window wings, and good area railings. Interior of north block contains
good timber staircase with important wall painting by W Hogarth. Also very fine
hall, with enriched plaster work etc. Interiors of east and west wing contain
original staircases and other fittings.
Listing NGR: TQ3189781580
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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