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St Nicholas Hospital Walls and Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.5962 / 52°35'46"N

Longitude: 1.7332 / 1°43'59"E

OS Eastings: 652926

OS Northings: 306371

OS Grid: TG529063

Mapcode National: GBR YR8.717

Mapcode Global: WHNW5.L0KH

Plus Code: 9F43HPWM+F7

Entry Name: St Nicholas Hospital Walls and Railings

Listing Date: 26 February 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245986

English Heritage Legacy ID: 468595

ID on this website: 101245986

Location: Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR30

County: Norfolk

District: Great Yarmouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Nelson

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Great Yarmouth

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Great Yarmouth

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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839-1/6/149 (South side)
St Nicholas' Hospital, Walls and


Walls and railings. 1811 with mid C20 insertions and repairs.
By Edward Holl and William Pilkington, architects at the Navy
Board. Brick and cast-iron. The walls run round the west,
south and east sides of the site, the east run having been
partly rebuilt mid C20. Railings to the north, entrance, side
and returning to the west. The walls to south and east have a
plinth course and pilasters rising to a saw-toothed cornice,
forming regular recessed panels. Brick coping. The east run is
plain. The railings are original to the centre section between
rendered brick piers: circular-section verticals with billet
collars at neck and foot, billets at junction with
diamond-section top rail and obelisk finials over a reduced
palmette bobbin; circular-section standards with billet
collars at neck and foot rising to finials of naval crowns.
Closes the road front to the former Naval Hospital (qv). The
area inside formerly contained officers' houses for the
(Buildings of England: Pevsner N: North-east Norfolk and
Norwich: London: 1973-: 148).

Listing NGR: TG5292606371

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