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Former Royal Naval Hospital: 19 The Square

A Grade II Listed Building in Plymouth, City of Plymouth

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Latitude: 50.371 / 50°22'15"N

Longitude: -4.1597 / 4°9'35"W

OS Eastings: 246509

OS Northings: 54572

OS Grid: SX465545

Mapcode National: GBR R7G.2H

Mapcode Global: FRA 2852.3UF

Plus Code: 9C2Q9RCR+94

Entry Name: Former Royal Naval Hospital: 19 The Square

Listing Date: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113323

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473520

ID on this website: 101113323

Location: Stonehouse, Plymouth, Devon, 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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HIGH STREET (north side)
Former Royal Naval Hospital: The Square No.19

(Formerly listed as Former Royal Naval Hospital: The Square No.17)

Formerly known as: Royal Naval Hospital: Barracks HIGH STREET Stonehouse.
Barracks at former Naval Hospital; now offices. Mid-late C18. Plymouth limestone rubble with limestone dressings, and slate hipped roof. Single-depth plan. Three storeys; five window range. Plat bands to each floor, and a coped parapet, which rakes down to the left end; plain architraves to two central cross windows on the ground floor with glazing bars, two-light casements above, a narrow blocked entrance to the right and a doorway at the left end. Rear has blind ground floor, five first floor and two second floor lights, and a tall narrow stair light to the south.

INTERIOR: has a dogleg stair from the entrance, with mid C19 mouldings.

HISTORY: outside the original south entrance to the hospital, this was used as barracks for the hospital constabulary. The details are similar to those of the nearby Stonehouse Marines barracks of the 1760s. Part of an outstanding and complete military hospital complex.

Listing NGR: SX4650954572

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