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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: TRINITY HOSPITAL

List entry Number: 1078961

Location

TRINITY HOSPITAL, HIGH BRIDGE

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityGreenwichLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 19-Oct-1951

Date of most recent amendment: 08-Jun-1973

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 200404

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History

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Details

1. 4412 HIGH BRIDGE SE10

Trinity Hospital (formerly listed in Old Woolwich Road) TQ 38-8 15/G95 19.10.51.

II* GV

2. Built in 1613-17, altered and partly rebuilt. Multicoloured stock brick with stuccoed front of early C19 appearance. Small scale, Gothic style. Front of 2 storeys, 7 windows. High pitched roof of large slates. Tall, stuccoed chimney stacks. Battlemented parapet. Ends cross-gabled, with crow steps, and a pinnacle at either side of gables. 3-light casement windows, with Gothic bars under square hoodmoulds (except in side bays where 1st floor windows have high, pointed hoodmoulds with stucco interlacing tracery between). Central tower has arched entrance on ground floor, window on 1st floor with blank arcading above. At roof level achievement of arms with Latin inscriptions above and below. Clock above this. Battlemented parapet; and small spire or spike above, with louvred bell openings, flagstaff and vane. Inside courtyard of 5 bays each side, arcaded on ground floor with 4-centred arches. Similar arches to doors. 1st floor casement windows with glazing bars. At either side, behind front range roof, a stepped gable end, that on west side holding a Venetian window. Rear elevation of 2 storeys, 7 windows, multicoloured stock brick. 3-light casement windows with stone frames and mullions. 1st floor band. In South range 3-bay Chapel has 1812 Gothic decoration with rib-patterning to segmental vaulted roof. Hoodmoulds to pointed windows with interlacing bars. 4-centred arch to East (ritual) window with Flemish, early C16 stained glass, with decorative panels above and below, and The Crucifixion, The Agony in the Garden and the Ascension between. Monument to the founder, the Earl of Northampton, by Nicholas Stone.

Trinity Hospital, its Lodges and Front Wall form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ3882978150

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National Grid Reference: TQ 38829 78150

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