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Cotshill Hospital, Chipping Norton

Description: Cotshill Hospital

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 August 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 251707

OS Grid Reference: SP3175527456
OS Grid Coordinates: 431755, 227456
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9447, -1.5394

Location: Cotshill Gardens, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire OX7 5PD

Locality: Chipping Norton
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 5PD

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Listing Text

SP 3027-3127
3/91 Cotshill Hospital
- II
Former workhouse, now hospital. Circa 1835 by George Wilkinson of Whitney. Coursed
rubblestone and stone dressings to main building finer courses and a heavily rock
faced plinth to the entrance block. Gabled slate roofs and brick stacks throughout.
Central lantern with 6 radiating wings and the administrative block sets at right
angles to the end of the western arm. Three storeys to main building with cambered
heads and casements to windows. The administrative block has more architectural
pretension. Two storeys, 9 bays in a rhythm of threes. First floor platband and
projecting eaves cornice. Outer 3 bays at each end have square headed 12-pane
sashes. First floor windows to the central section are round headed. Below these
set in recesses with dentil courses are 2 round headed windows flanking a central
door with a semi-circular fanlight. Steps up to the door.

Listing NGR: SP3175527456

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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