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General Hospital (Front Central Block Only), Northampton

Description: General Hospital (Front Central Block Only)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 September 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 231940

OS Grid Reference: SP7610960494
OS Grid Coordinates: 476109, 260494
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2374, -0.8869

Location: Billing Road, Northampton NN1 5DG

Locality: Northampton
Local Authority: Northampton Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN1 5DG

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Listing Text

(South Side)
General Hospital
SP 7660 6/104 30.9.69. (Front central block only)
1793 central block, C19 and modern wings. Ashlar, Welsh slate roof. 3 storeys,
ground floor entablature, second floor band, parapet, central pediment with round
window in tympanum. Sides recessed, 5:3:5 sash windows in reveals. Ground floor
windows arched with keystones between Roman Doric pilasters. Tetrastyle central
Roman Doric porch, arched window above with attached columns and archivolt, similar
second floor window with short columns, flanking first and second floor windows
in eared architraves, first floor pediments. Cl9 projecting end wings of generally
similar character with eaves level entablatures, no parapets.

Listing NGR: SP7610960494

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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