Former School of Naval Architecture (Building Number 1/22)

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
691764
Names
Former School of Naval Architecture (Building Number 1/22)
Coordinates
50.8003840° N, 1.1073000° W
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Listed on
Grade II listed building
listed building (England)

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Timeline

13 Aug 1999

Former School of Naval Architecture (Building Number 1/22) designated a Grade II listed building

National Heritage List for England Data

Former School of Naval Architecture (Building Number 1/22) is listed on the National Heritage List for England with the following data. Some information may have become outdated since the date of listing. Text courtesy of Historic England. © Crown Copyright, reprinted under the Open Government License.

List Entry ID
1244545
Grade
II
Name
FORMER SCHOOL OF NAVAL ARCHITECTURE (BUILDING NUMBER 1/22)
Location
FORMER SCHOOL OF NAVAL ARCHITECTURE (BUILDING NUMBER 1/22), SOUTH TERRACE
District
City of Portsmouth
Grid Reference
SU 63005 00471

SU 6300 SW SOUTH TERRACE (West side) HM Naval Base 774-1/30/237 Former school of Naval Architecture (Building No 1/22) GV II

Alternatively known as: School for Superior Apprentices, SOUTH TERRACE HM NAVAL BASE School of Naval Architecture, now offices. 1815-17, with C19 and C20 alterations and additions. By Edward Holl, architect to the Navy Board. Yellow brick in Flemish bond with limestone dressings. Hipped slate roof with tall brick stacks. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys with cellar. 15 bays arranged 2:5:3:5:2, the ends and centre projecting and the centre pedimented. Ashlar plinth, 1st-floor band, cornice and blocking course. Windows have 12-pane sashes, mostly horned; projecting sills; and flat brick arches, except ground floors of projecting sections which have round- arched windows in round-arched recessed linked by impost bands, those at centre with moulded sills and balustraded apron panels; the 1st floor windows of the centrepiece are also in recesses (flat-arched) and have moulded sills and balustraded apron panels. Central entrance: steps up to Tuscan portico with pilasters at rear, entablature and blocking course; paired 6-panel doors with overlights below overall fanlight with radial glazing bars, all in round- arched surround. Low-level addition on left of porch. Rear: similar but with 4-bay end sections and parts masked by C20 additions. Right return: 4 bays, 2 at centre projecting, with a single ground floor window. Round-arched windows to ground floor with sashes with glazing bars, radial in heads, the outer windows in round-arched recesses...

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Bibliography

  1. “FORMER SCHOOL OF NAVAL ARCHITECTURE (BUILDING NUMBER 1/22).” The National Heritage List for England. Web. Accessed 8 Oct. 2013. <https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1244545>