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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
Entry Name: St Nicholas Hospital Walls and Railings
Listing Date: 26 February 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1245986
English Heritage Legacy ID: 468595
Location: Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR30
District: Great Yarmouth
Town: 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
TG5206 QUEEN'S ROAD
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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