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Fair Mile Hospital, Cholsey

Description: Fair Mile Hospital

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 247973

OS Grid Reference: SU5978285888
OS Grid Coordinates: 459782, 185888
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5687, -1.1388

Location: Papist Way, Cholsey, Oxfordshire OX10 9HH

Locality: Cholsey
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX10 9HH

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Listing Text

(East side)
Fair Mile Hospital

Lunatic Asylum, now hospital. Dated 1870 to carved panel above main door, by
C.H. Howell, additions by G.T. Hind 1898, some C20 alterations and additions.
Red brick with some stone dressings and grey brick courses and diapering:
complex Welsh slate roof with lead ridges; various red brick stacks. Complex
symmetrical plan. 3-storey, 18-window range with towers. Panelled door to centre
with stone Tudor archway with carved trefoils to spandrels. 5-storey tower to
left with hipped roof. Stone mullion, and mullion and transom windows to centre
block. 4-pane sashes to wings. Interior not inspected.
(Buildings of England: Berkshire, p. 117).

Listing NGR: SU5978285888

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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