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Latitude: 50.3717 / 50°22'18"N
Longitude: -4.1598 / 4°9'35"W
OS Eastings: 246509
OS Northings: 54657
OS Grid: SX465546
Mapcode National: GBR R7G.27
Mapcode Global: FRA 2851.WSH
Entry Name: Former Royal Naval Hospital Inner Gate Piers and Gates
Listing Date: 1 May 1975
Last Amended: 9 November 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1113287
English Heritage Legacy ID: 473503
Location: Plymouth, PL1
County: City of Plymouth
Electoral Ward/Division: St Peter and the Waterfront
Built-Up Area: Plymouth
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Plymouth St Peter and the Holy Apostles
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX4654NE HIGH STREET, Stonehouse
740-1/56/803 (North side)
01/05/75 Former Royal Naval Hospital: Inner
gate-piers and gates
(Formerly Listed as:
HIGH STREET, Stonehouse
Royal Naval Hospital: Inner
Gate-piers within grounds of former Naval Hospital. c1810,
probably by Daniel Alexander (1768-1846) with carvings by CR
Smith. Rusticated limestone piers, each pier with pedimented
cap over carved relief and fretted band in Greek Revival
manner. One of the piers is resited. Also resited are the mid
C19 iron studded gates with open cast-iron top panels, each
gate with turned frieze above ornate scrollwork with Victoria
coat of arms to centre and 3 small fielded bottom panels
within bolection mouldings.
Part of an outstanding and complete military hospital complex.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1989-:
654 & 655; Journal of Royal Medical Service: Gordon Pugh, PD,
Surg. Capt. Royal Navy: History of the Royal Naval Hospital
Plymouth: 1972-; Morrison K: Royal Naval Hospital, Stonehouse:
Cambridge: 1992-: 100373).
Listing NGR: SX4651054657
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