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Latitude: 50.7153 / 50°42'55"N
Longitude: -1.3077 / 1°18'27"W
OS Eastings: 448971
OS Northings: 90857
OS Grid: SZ489908
Mapcode National: GBR 8BB.06Z
Mapcode Global: FRA 8746.4C7
Entry Name: Admininistrative Offices, Parkhurst Prison
Listing Date: 1 February 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1034609
English Heritage Legacy ID: 309524
Location: Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30
County: Isle of Wight
Civil Parish: Newport
Built-Up Area: Newport
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Isle of Wight
Church of England Parish: Newport St Thomas
Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth
SZ 49 SE 13/357 Parkhurst Prison
Originally part of the Military Hospital of 1799. Isolated block facing
main gate. 2 storeys, timber frame hung with "mathematical" tiles, rusticated
quoins. Hipped slate roof with slightly projecting eaves. Centre of ridge
crowned by good cupola with clock. 5 windows, slightly recessed, sash,
glazing bars, sill band to 1st floor, block sills on ground floor.
Doorway in centre, enclosed porch with round headed entrance added,
possibly contemporary with Jebb's work. Stucco with rusticated architrave,
voussoirs and keystones, cornice and coping above. 2 storey wing to
rear of 2 windows each side as on front, glazing bars intact.
Listing NGR: SZ4897190857
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