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Latitude: 53.7639 / 53°45'50"N
Longitude: -0.296 / 0°17'45"W
OS Eastings: 512420
OS Northings: 431077
OS Grid: TA124310
Mapcode National: GBR GYG.54
Mapcode Global: WHHGQ.FN8C
Entry Name: Ferens Haven and Boundary Wall
Listing Date: 21 January 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1197755
English Heritage Legacy ID: 387618
Location: Kingston upon Hull, HU8
County: City of Kingston upon Hull
Electoral Ward/Division: Holderness
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Kingston upon Hull
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Hull, Drypool St Columba
Church of England Diocese: York
KINGSTON UPON HULL
TA13SW HOLDERNESS ROAD
680-1/5/200 (North West side)
Ferens' Havens and boundary walls
Almshouses, now old people's homes, and boundary walls. Dated
1911. By Runton & Barry. Paid for by Rt Hon TR Ferens. Brick
with ashlar and brick dressings and plain tile roofs with 16
ridge stacks. Plinth, coped gables to dormers. Single storey;
12x6 windows. C plan, around 3 sides of a sunken garden.
Symmetrical main range has a central gabled entrance with a
moulded brick round-arched doorway, and above it, an inscribed
square datestone. On either side, a gabled dormer with a
canted 3-light mullioned bay window. Beyond, two 3-light
mullioned windows flanked by single segment-headed doorways.
Beyond again, a pair of gables with 3-light bay windows.
Beyond, a further doorway and a 3-light mullioned window. At
the angles, a splayed wall with a round-arched doorway.
Side wings have a central pair of dormers with canted bay
windows, flanked by single doors and beyond, single 3-light
windows. Cross wings at the outer ends have a central
elliptical-arched doorway with datestone under stepped
hoodmould, flanked by single dormers with bay windows. The
terrace in front of the houses has a retaining wall with
pierced balustrade. At the inner angles, steps with square
piers and ball finials. Outside, an attached brick boundary
wall with chamfered brick balusters and stone coping, with
square brick piers and ball finials. Central gateway with a
pair of larger square piers with stone caps and ball finials.
Listing NGR: TA1242031077
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