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Samaritan Hospital for Women

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, London

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Latitude: 51.5208 / 51°31'14"N

Longitude: -0.1634 / 0°9'48"W

OS Eastings: 527520

OS Northings: 181808

OS Grid: TQ275818

Mapcode National: GBR 79.H0

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.31ZG

Entry Name: Samaritan Hospital for Women

Listing Date: 1 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1239818

English Heritage Legacy ID: 417827

Location: Westminster, London, NW1

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: Bryanston and Dorset Square

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Mary Bryanston Square

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

42/117; 43/117 (south side)

Samaritan Hospital for

- II

Hospital. 1889-90 by W.C. Habershon and F. Fawkner. Hard red brick and terracotta;
slate roof. Bold eclectic terracotta classicism with a symmetrical front dressed
with a giant pilaster order and provided with segmental bows. 3 and 4 storeys on
basement. Pedimented 4-window wide centrepiece flanked by slightly recessed bow-
windowed 3 storey wings. Rusticated ground floor-podium with central entablature
doorway flanked by narrow windows. Architraved windows, those on 1st floor of
centrepiece with pediments and balustraded aprons, articulated by giant Corinthian
pilasters rising to main entablature and boldly modelled pediment. The boys on wings
have architraved sash lights and balustraded parapets in front of 2nd floor architraved
windows. Rusticated quoins to wings, with crowning cornice and balustrading.

Listing NGR: TQ2752081808

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

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