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Carmelite House

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

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Latitude: 53.7424 / 53°44'32"N

Longitude: -0.3364 / 0°20'10"W

OS Eastings: 509817

OS Northings: 428619

OS Grid: TA098286

Mapcode National: GBR GNP.KV

Mapcode Global: WHGFR.T60B

Entry Name: Carmelite House

Listing Date: 13 October 1952

Last Amended: 21 January 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197679

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387738

Location: Kingston upon Hull, HU1

County: City of Kingston upon Hull

Electoral Ward/Division: Myton

Built-Up Area: Kingston upon Hull

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Hull Most Holy and Undivided Trinity

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text


680-1/22/301 (North side)
13/10/52 Carmelite House
(Formerly Listed as:
Posterngate Alms Houses)


Former Hull Trinity House almshouses, now offices. 1828, with
mid C20 alterations. By Charles Mountain the Younger. Painted
stucco, roof not visible. Plinth, and entablature with coped
parapet. 2 storeys; 13-window range. The end bays are framed
by giant Doric columns in antis, with metope and triglyph
friezes. On the first floor, thirteen 12-pane sashes, the
central one with moulded surround. Below, steps with low
balustrades to central stucco doorcase with double fielded
8-panel doors, flanked on either side by 5 windows. All these
openings have cornices on scroll brackets. Above the door, a
block inscribed "Carmelite House", and similar plain blocks
over the end windows.
(Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Yorkshire: York and The East
Riding: Harmondsworth: 1972-: 273).

Listing NGR: TA0981728619

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