FORMER ROYAL NAVAL HOSPITAL INNER GATE PIERS AND GATES

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1113287

Date first listed: 01-May-1975

Date of most recent amendment: 09-Nov-1998

Statutory Address: FORMER ROYAL NAVAL HOSPITAL INNER GATE PIERS AND GATES, HIGH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address: FORMER ROYAL NAVAL HOSPITAL INNER GATE PIERS AND GATES, HIGH STREET

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

District: City of Plymouth (Unitary Authority)

National Grid Reference: SX 46509 54656

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

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SX4654NE HIGH STREET, Stonehouse 740-1/56/803 (North side) 01/05/75 Former Royal Naval Hospital: Inner gate-piers and gates (Formerly Listed as: HIGH STREET, Stonehouse Royal Naval Hospital: Inner Gate-Piers)

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Gate-piers within grounds of former Naval Hospital. c1810, probably by Daniel Alexander (1768-1846) with carvings by CR Smith. Rusticated limestone piers, each pier with pedimented cap over carved relief and fretted band in Greek Revival manner. One of the piers is resited. Also resited are the mid C19 iron studded gates with open cast-iron top panels, each gate with turned frieze above ornate scrollwork with Victoria coat of arms to centre and 3 small fielded bottom panels within bolection mouldings. Part of an outstanding and complete military hospital complex. (The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1989-: 654 & 655; Journal of Royal Medical Service: Gordon Pugh, PD, Surg. Capt. Royal Navy: History of the Royal Naval Hospital Plymouth: 1972-; Morrison K: Royal Naval Hospital, Stonehouse: Cambridge: 1992-: 100373).





Listing NGR: SX4651054657

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number: 473503

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Morrison, K, Royal Naval Hospital Stonehouse, (1992), 100373
Pevsner, N, Cherry, B, The Buildings of England: Devon, (1989)
Pugh, G, 'Journal of Royal Medical Service' in History of the Royal Naval Hospital Plymouth, (1972)

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