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Seamens Hospital

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitby, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.4853 / 54°29'7"N

Longitude: -0.6102 / 0°36'36"W

OS Eastings: 490134

OS Northings: 510888

OS Grid: NZ901108

Mapcode National: GBR SJ5K.PX

Mapcode Global: WHG9Y.LJMB

Entry Name: Seamens Hospital

Listing Date: 4 December 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1148336

English Heritage Legacy ID: 326617

Location: Whitby, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO22

County: North Yorkshire

District: Scarborough

Civil Parish: Whitby

Built-Up Area: Whitby

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Whitby St Mary

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

(East Side)

Seamen's Hospital
NZ 9010 9/74


Hospital founded 1670, but building 1842 by Sir Gilbert Scott. Jacobean
front elevation of 2 storeys. 9 bays with rear court entered by 3 gatehouses.
Brick. Mullioned stone windows and openwork balustraded parapets. Central
gatehouse with round niches over archway surmounted by trophy ofglags and
cannon. Pedimented feature flanked by model wood ship hulls and surmounted
by model rigged ship. NMR.

Nos 44 to 51 (consec) and Seaman's Hospital form a group.

Listing NGR: NZ9013410888

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

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