List entry

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: MAIN NORTH BLOCK, EAST BLOCK, WEST BLOCK, ST BARTHOLOMEW'S HOSPITAL

List entry Number: 1079116

Location

MAIN NORTH BLOCK, EAST BLOCK, WEST BLOCK, ST BARTHOLOMEW'S HOSPITAL, WEST SMITHFIELD EC1

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityCity and County of the City of LondonLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 04-Jan-1950

Date of most recent amendment: 10-Nov-1977

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 199821

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

WEST SMITHFIELD EC1 1. 5002 St Bartholomew's Hospital Main north block (Formerly listed as Great Hall etc) East block. West block. TQ 3181 NE 2/22 4.1.50. TQ 3181 NE 2/22A TQ 3181 NE 2/22B

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2. 1750 to 59 by James Gibbs. Formal composition round 3 sides of courtyard. Refaced with Portland stone in C19. 3 storeys plus basement and slated mansard. Quoins, bands, dressings to windows, modillion cornice and crowning balustrade. Central 3 bays rusticated with arched entrance and carriageway through main block which has short, 3 window wings, and good area railings. Interior of north block contains good timber staircase with important wall painting by W Hogarth. Also very fine hall, with enriched plaster work etc. Interiors of east and west wing contain original staircases and other fittings. North block Scheduled AM.

Listing NGR: TQ3189781580

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National Grid Reference: TQ 31892 81574

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