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St Andrew's Hospital (Front Block and Wings Only), Northampton

Description: St Andrew's Hospital (Front Block and Wings Only)

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 9 December 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 231941

OS Grid Reference: SP7700860592
OS Grid Coordinates: 477008, 260592
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2381, -0.8737

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)
Saint Andrews Hospital
(Front block and wings only)
SP 7660 6/105 9.12.68.
SP 7760 6/105
Circa 1837 by J Milne. Ashlar, hipped Welsh slated roofs behind blocking courses.
Plinths floor bands, cornices. Restrained symmetrical south west front has 3
storey, 7 window central block, 3 window 3 storey end blocks, connecting 2 storey
7 window wings. Sashes with glazing bars in reveals. Slightly projecting pedimented
3 window centre has Roman Doric portico to ground floor with coupled columns.
John Clare, poet, died here 1864.

St Andrew's Hospital, Chapel, Chaplain's House and Main Gateway form a group
together with the Occupational Therapy House, which is of local interest.

Listing NGR: SP7700860592

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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