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Latham's Hospital, Oundle

Description: Latham's Hospital

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 18 June 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 231772

OS Grid Reference: TL0428588308
OS Grid Coordinates: 504285, 288308
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4827, -0.4658

Location: A427, Oundle, Northamptonshire PE8 4AL

Locality: Oundle
Local Authority: East Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: PE8 4AL

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There is also a scheduled monument, Saxon settlement enclosure, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

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Listing Text

1. (East Side)
1483 -------------
Latham's Hospital
TL 0488 1/50 18.6.55.


Founded 1611 A building of 2 storeys in coursed rubble of E shaped plan with
stone slate roofs, flat verges on the gables with a finial on each apex. The long
wing is parallel to the road, the 3 shorter wings gable end to it. The long wing
and the north end shorter wing appear to be in nearly original condition. The
rest were added or rebuilt in 1830. (date over 1 of the new doorways), likewise
the walls with elaborate gateways linking the road end gables. All windows are
stone mullioned, generally of 3 lights to the ground floor and of 2 lights to the
1st floors. Stone chimneys with double, triple and quadruple flues.

All the listed buildings on the east side of North Street form a group.

Listing NGR: TL0428588308

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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