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General Lying in Hospital

A Grade II Listed Building in Lambeth, Lambeth

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5016 / 51°30'5"N

Longitude: -0.1166 / 0°6'59"W

OS Eastings: 530819

OS Northings: 179758

OS Grid: TQ308797

Mapcode National: GBR KH.ZW

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.XJP6

Plus Code: 9C3XGV2M+M8

Entry Name: General Lying in Hospital

Listing Date: 27 March 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357956

English Heritage Legacy ID: 204794

Location: Bishop's, Lambeth, London, SE1

County: Lambeth

Electoral Ward/Division: Bishop's

Built-Up Area: Lambeth

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Waterloo St John with St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Description

YORK ROAD SE1
1. (east side)
5023
General Lying-in
Hospital
TQ 3079 2/1075

II

2.
Early-mid C19. Two storeys, attic and basement, 7 windows on west front. Red
brick with stuccoed attic storey above entablature, and stuccoed recessed 3-bar
centre, treated as full height tetrastyle Ionic portico in antis. Stuccoed pilasters
at angles of side sections. Inscription in frieze: GENERAL LYING-IN HOSPITAL,
UNDER THE PATRONAGE OF HER MAJESTY AND HRH THE PRINCESS OF WALES. Replaced sash
windows with glazing bars, outer ones in moulded architraves. Central flight
of steps to porch, and double door with side lights. Similar south elevation
but without porch and with alterations to attic storey. Wrought iron area railings.


Listing NGR: TQ3081979758

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