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Latitude: 50.7629 / 50°45'46"N
Longitude: -1.2997 / 1°17'59"W
OS Eastings: 449484
OS Northings: 96154
OS Grid: SZ494961
Mapcode National: GBR 89R.272
Mapcode Global: FRA 8752.7GX
Entry Name: Department of Employment
Listing Date: 9 August 1979
Last Amended: 18 December 2003
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1267234
English Heritage Legacy ID: 419262
Location: Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO31
County: Isle of Wight
Civil Parish: Cowes
Built-Up Area: Cowes
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Isle of Wight
Church of England Parish: West Cowes Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth
947/2/100 SUN HILL
18-DEC-03 WEST COWES
DEPARTMENT OF EMPLOYMENT
Mid C19 purpose built office building. Stuccoed. Two storeys, 3 windows. Balustraded parapet, concealing roof, with central pedimented panel having the carved figure of a working man and the inscription "UNITA BENE VOLENTIA ET CONCORDIA". Urn finials. Three sash windows including a central projecting bay. Cambered doorcase with rusticated and part vermiculated pilasters and a curved pediment adorned with carved sea monsters. The red brick range at the rear is in the ownership of the adjacent Rawlings Hotel and is not included as part of the listed building.
Listing NGR: SZ4948496154
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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