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Ann Watson College and Adjoining Boundary Wall and Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Kingston upon Hull, City of Kingston upon Hull

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Latitude: 53.7798 / 53°46'47"N

Longitude: -0.3043 / 0°18'15"W

OS Eastings: 511833

OS Northings: 432833

OS Grid: TA118328

Mapcode National: GBR GW8.FF

Mapcode Global: WHHGQ.98B4

Entry Name: Ann Watson College and Adjoining Boundary Wall and Railings

Listing Date: 12 November 1973

Last Amended: 21 January 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197633

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387501

Location: Kingston upon Hull, HU7

County: City of Kingston upon Hull

Electoral Ward/Division: Sutton

Built-Up Area: Kingston upon Hull

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Sutton St James

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text


680-1/12/454 (South West side)
12/11/73 Ann Watson College and adjoining
boundary wall and railings
(Formerly Listed as:
Ann Watson College)


Almshouses and adjoining boundary wall and railings. c1800 and
c1850. Yellow brick with ashlar dressings and hipped and
gabled slate roofs with 7 ridge, 2 gable and single side wall
stacks. 2 storeys; 18-window range. L-plan with rounded
corner. Main range, to right, has a central block with
projecting centre and end bays and slightly recessed flanking
wings. Recessed bays have first-floor band and outer bays have
a blank panel between floors. First-floor windows are mainly
12-pane sashes with lintels, the central window with
shouldered surround, cornice and apron. Third window from left
is a 2-light casement. Ground floor has similar fenestration
with 12-pane sashes, the central and end windows with
cornices. 2-storey wings have each a single 12-pane sash on
each floor. Rounded corner, to left, has plinth and brick
first-floor band. 4 plain sashes, those to left slightly
shorter. Below, central 4-panel door with round-arched
opening, keystone and fanlight. On either side, a 9-pane sash.
Addition, to left again, has similar details. 5 plain sashes
and below, to left, 4 similar sashes. To right, ashlar
doorcase with pilasters and cornice, and round-headed 4-panel
door with keystone. Above the door, a plaque inscribed
"College for widows and daughters of clergymen founded by Mrs
Ann Watson 1720". Outside, a brick boundary wall with ramped
ashlar coping and renewed railings with 2 gates.

Listing NGR: TA1183332833

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