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Former Royal Naval Hospital Main Gateway and Gate Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Plymouth, City of Plymouth

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3709 / 50°22'15"N

Longitude: -4.1594 / 4°9'33"W

OS Eastings: 246531

OS Northings: 54560

OS Grid: SX465545

Mapcode National: GBR R7J.79

Mapcode Global: FRA 2852.3CC

Entry Name: Former Royal Naval Hospital Main Gateway and Gate Piers

Listing Date: 1 May 1975

Last Amended: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113289

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473505

Location: Plymouth, PL1

County: City of Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: St Peter and the Waterfront

Parish: Non Civil Parish

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

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Listing Text


PLYMOUTH

SX4654NE HIGH STREET, Stonehouse
740-1/56/806 (North side)
01/05/75 Former Royal Naval Hospital: Main
gateway & gate-piers
(Formerly Listed as:
HIGH STREET, Stonehouse
Royal Naval Hospital: Main Gate and
Gate-Piers)

GV II

Gate-piers and railings at main entrance to former Naval
Hospital. Mid C19. Dressed Plymouth limestone square-on-plan
piers with plinths, moulded cornices and caps ramped up to
ball finials. Flanking cast-iron railings have
quadrant-on-plan section to each side liked to panelled
cast-iron pier/lamp holder and then there is a straight
section parallel to the road to ashlar terminal piers with
squat pyramidal caps. The railings are on low coped plinths;
the curved sections of railings have roundel friezes.
Part of an outstanding and complete military hospital complex.
(Morrison K: Royal Naval Hospital, Stonehouse: Cambridge:
1992-: 100373).


Listing NGR: SX4653154560

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