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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
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
SX4654NE HIGH STREET, Stonehouse
740-1/56/801 (North side)
Former Royal Naval Hospital: The
Square No.16 and rear courtyard wall
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:
Listing NGR: SX4653654593
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