TA0730 : International House, Hull

taken 1 month ago, near to Kingston Upon Hull, England

International House, Hull
International House, Hull
At 96/98 Westbourne Avenue, originally a pair of semi-detached houses, now combined to provide communal accommodation. The houses date from 1877-9 but were acquired by the Methodist Church in 1961 to house students from all over the world, in a diverse mix of religions, ethnicities and backgrounds in a supportive, friendly community LinkExternal link .

The buildings are part of a group of eight houses by George Gilbert Scott, a leading exponent of the Queen Anne style. They are thought to be the only surviving examples of his domestic architecture.

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Geographical Context: Housing, Dwellings Suburb, Urban fringe Primary Subject: Hostel
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 7 November, 2023   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 8 November, 2023
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 078 301 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:45.4047N 0:21.9671W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 078 301
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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