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Cross Houses Hospital, That Part Used As Hospital Administration Block, Staff Accomodation and Parts, Berrington

Description: Cross Houses Hospital, That Part Used As Hospital Administration Block, Staff Accomodation and Parts

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259687

OS Grid Reference: SJ5386307567
OS Grid Coordinates: 353863, 307567
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6638, -2.6836

Location: A458, Berrington, Cross Houses, Shropshire SY5 6EY

Locality: Berrington
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 6EY

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Listing Text

SJ 50 NW
SJ 5386 0756 (north-east side)
3/35 Cross Houses Hospital,
that part used as
3.4.86 hospital administration
block, staff accomodation
and parts of Wards
Nos 1B (Lyth Hill Ward),
2A (Breidden Ward),
2B (Grinshill Ward) and
3A (Ragleth Ward)
- II
Workhouse, now part of hospital. 1792-3, by J. H. Haycock (1759-1850)
of Shrewsbury. Red brick with hipped slate roof. H-plan. 3 storeys.
Dentil brick eaves cornice; brick stack behind ridge off-centre to right
and brick ridge stack to right. 2:7:2 bays with projecting end pavilions;
glazing bar sashes with painted brick flat arches, second floor window
in third bay from left replaced by 3 casements in late C20. Central
blocked segmental-headed archway with pair of C20 glazed doors; doors
in pavilions between second and third and ninth and tenth bays with
4 flush panels and painted brick flat arches. 2 wings projecting at rear.
Built as the Atcham Union Workhouse with later additions of 1851 or
1871 and 1903 (not of special architectral interest). V.C.H., Vol VIII,
p.17; Colvin, p.407.

Listing NGR: SJ5386307567

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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