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HOSPITAL OF ST MARY THE VIRGIN ALMSHOUSES

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: HOSPITAL OF ST MARY THE VIRGIN ALMSHOUSES

List entry Number: 1107920

Location

HOSPITAL OF ST MARY THE VIRGIN ALMSHOUSES, RYE HILL

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Newcastle upon Tyne

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 11-Apr-1973

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 304813

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

NZ 26 SW NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE RYE HILL (west side) 11/479 11/4/73 Hospital of St. Mary the Virgin Almshouses G.V. II Almshouses. Main range and South-east wing of 1858. Wings running Northward at either end added 1916 in keeping with original building. Snecked sandstone with ashlar dressings. High pitched roof of graduated green slates. Gothic style. Two storeys. Main range ten bays long. Most of the windows paired cusped lancets with iron casements: some first floor windows have round-shouldered lintels, also in C13 style. On North front and in wing eaves are broken by stone - coped gables. South-east wing has cusped lancets in groups of two or three under a wider arch with a quatrefoil light above them. Plain paired sashes on South front. Pointed- arched doorways under hoodmoulds with headstops. Decorative iron door furniture. Inscriptions and coats of arms above doors.

Listing NGR: NZ2383863722

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National Grid Reference: NZ 23838 63722

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