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Blood Transfusion Centre and Attached Walls, Steps and Gate Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Devonport, City of Plymouth

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Latitude: 50.3695 / 50°22'10"N

Longitude: -4.1692 / 4°10'9"W

OS Eastings: 245831

OS Northings: 54431

OS Grid: SX458544

Mapcode National: GBR R5W.ZQ

Mapcode Global: FRA 2842.5KF

Entry Name: Blood Transfusion Centre and Attached Walls, Steps and Gate Piers

Listing Date: 1 May 1975

Last Amended: 9 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1130051

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473305

Location: Plymouth, PL1

County: City of Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Devonport

Built-Up Area: Plymouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text


740-1/54/132 (North side)
01/05/75 Blood Transfusion Centre and
attached walls, steps and gate-piers
(Formerly Listed as:
Devonport Maternity Home (Blood
Transfusion Unit))


Part of the former Raglan Barracks, now part of hospital
complex. Early C19. Plymouth limestone ashlar; asbestos slate
hipped roof behind parapet with moulded entablature.
Rectangular plan.
Single storey; 5 bays to front and 3 bays to right-hand
return. Ashlar piers with impost string to recessed panels
within round arches with horned copy sashes with glazing bars
and fanlight heads (blind openings to left and right of
right-hand return).
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: rubble wall with dressed coping to
forecourt raised pavement and flanking steps linked to rubble
wall and pair of square ashlar gate-piers with squat pyramid
caps and linking rubble wall with dressed coping to similar
pair of gate-piers plus further rubble wall.

Listing NGR: SX4583154431

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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