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Description: Queen's Road Hospital (Entrance Block)
Date Listed: 15 February 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 201235
OS Grid Reference: TQ3201367332
OS Grid Coordinates: 532013, 167332
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3897, -0.1041
5009 QUEEN'S ROAD
Queen's Road Hospital
TQ 36 NW 2/15
Dated 1886 (with 2 lamp standards flanking front door). Surviving fragment of the
Croydon Union Workhouse, listed for tall tower. Stock brick; channelled lower stage
with wide round-headed doorway and stone plaque bearing date and defaced inscription
over. Middle stage having angle pilasters with recessed centre panels; front
elevation with tall round headed window and occulus over, other sides with occulus
only. Top stage with cast iron balcony, 2 round headed windows to each side in a
square recessed panel. Pyramidal slated roof with wide eaves on brackets. To
right of tower 3 bays of original ground floor survive; to left, 2 bays survive to a
height of 3 storeys. Two contemporary fluted castion lamp standards at front door.
Listing NGR: TQ3201367332
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Source: English Heritage
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