NEWLAND HOMES BUCKSTON BROWNE HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1208474
Date first listed:
21-Jan-1994
Statutory Address:
NEWLAND HOMES BUCKSTON BROWNE HOUSE, COTTINGHAM ROAD, HULL

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Location

Statutory Address:
NEWLAND HOMES BUCKSTON BROWNE HOUSE, COTTINGHAM ROAD, HULL

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

District:
City of Kingston upon Hull (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
TA 08295 31534

Details

This list entry was subject to a Minor Enhancement on 31/03/2017

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KINGSTON UPON HULL COTTINGHAM ROAD (North side) Newland Homes, Buckston Browne House

GV II

Former orphanage. Dated 1895. Paid for by G Buckston Browne.

MATERIALS: yellow brick with ashlar dressings and gabled and hipped slate roofs with four external coped gable and single ridge stacks.

EXTERIOR: plinth, ground-floor lintel band, first-floor sill band, bracketed eaves. Two storeys; six window range. Windows are plain sashes. Central canted hipped projection has on the first floor a gabled inscribed datestone with the name of the benefactor, flanked by single sashes. Each return angle has a single sash.Beyond, on either side, two sashes. Below, three sashes, with a single sash in the left return angle. Right return angle has a half-glazed door with overlight. Beyond, on either side, two sashes. At the rear, two gabled wings.

HISTORY: this complex of orphan homes and ancillary buildings was built 1895-1902 by the Port of Hull Society, and endowed by various benefactors whose names are attached to the various buildings.The Port of Hull Society for the Religious Instruction of Seamen was founded in 1821. The society established the Sailors’ Orphans Institution in 1836, but it did not have a permanent home until the Park Street orphanage was built in 1868-9, largely funded by (Sir) Titus Salt of Saltaire. The orphanage in Park Street was sold in 1897, by which time all the children were accommodated in the new complex on Cottingham Road.

Listing NGR: TA0829531534

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
387521
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Mitchell, C, The Long Watch: A History of the Sailor's Children's Society, (1961)
Neave, David, Neave, Susan, Pevsner Architectural Guides: Hull, (2010), 159

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 12 Apr 2006
Reference: IOE01/15367/32
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