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Former Royal Naval Hospital the Square Number 16 and Rear Courtyard Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Plymouth, City of Plymouth

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3712 / 50°22'16"N

Longitude: -4.1594 / 4°9'33"W

OS Eastings: 246536

OS Northings: 54593

OS Grid: SX465545

Mapcode National: GBR R7J.76

Mapcode Global: FRA 2852.3DB

Entry Name: Former Royal Naval Hospital the Square Number 16 and Rear Courtyard Wall

Listing Date: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113322

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473519

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

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Listing Text


PLYMOUTH

SX4654NE HIGH STREET, Stonehouse
740-1/56/801 (North side)
Former Royal Naval Hospital: The
Square No.16 and rear courtyard wall

GV II

Formerly known as: Royal Naval Hospital: Entrance Lodge
(right) HIGH STREET Stonehouse.
Officer's house to former Naval Hospital. Mid C19. Plymouth
limestone brought to course and with limestone dressings
including rusticated quoins; asbestos slate roof behind
moulded stone parapet with modillions; stone copings to
pedimented ends also with modillions; panelled stone stacks on
right and lateral stack to rear, both with moulded cornices.
Single-depth plan plus service projections at rear.
2 storeys; symmetrical 3-window front with plinth and
mid-floor string. 4-pane horned sashes; ground floor with
moulded hoods on consoles, the central window blind.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: rear courtyard wall with door.
HISTORY: together with the house to the west (qv), this house
accommodated the officers of the subaltern guard of the Royal
Marines, posted next to the former south gate in order to
prevent desertions. Included for historical and group value as
part of an outstanding and complete military hospital complex.
(Morrison K: Royal Naval Hospital, Stonehouse: Cambridge:
1992-: 100373).

Listing NGR: SX4653654593

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