Description: Main Block to Selwood Hospital
Date Listed: 5 May 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 266363
OS Grid Reference: ST7695147572
OS Grid Coordinates: 376951, 147572
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2269, -2.3314
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5363 WEYMOUTH ROAD
Main Block to
ST 7647 8/417 GV Selwood Hospital
ST 7747 NW 9/417 5.5.81
Former Workhouse, derived in plan from Samuel Kempthorne's "Panopticon" design of
1834. Possibly by Scott and Moffatt.
Administrative block faces east: 3 windows, glazing bar sashes. Central door with
cornice and transom light. The Y-plan building behind is also 3 storeys with glazing
bar sash windows, the north and south wings have 4-1-4 bays with central gabled
stair breaks. Single storey framing wings.
Listing NGR: ST7695147572
Source: English Heritage
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