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Description: Damers Hospital
Date Listed: 8 May 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 104246
OS Grid Reference: SY6863890309
OS Grid Coordinates: 368638, 90309
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7116, -2.4455
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SY 6890 7/162
Included for east front and chapel alone. 1836. Former Poor Law Institution.
Architect George Wilkinson. Portland or Ridgeway hammer dressed stone. Red
brick dressings. Hipped slate roof. 2 storeys. 9 ranges of sashes, those
on ground floor with glazing bars. Central 3 bays break forward and have plain
band at 1st floor, moulded eaves cornice and pediment. Doorway with overscaled
Chapel of circa 1870. Brown brick, with moulded diaper work around upper part
of apse exterior. Moulded yellow brick cornice. Pitched tile roof. Open fleche
with spirelet at west end. Polygonal apse. Paired lancets separated by ashlar
Listing NGR: SY6863890309
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Source: English Heritage
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