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Description: Botleys Park Hospital
Date Listed: 9 June 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 289179
OS Grid Reference: TQ0214264884
OS Grid Coordinates: 502142, 164884
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3738, -0.5339
966 GUILFORD ROAD
Botleys Park Hospital
TQ 06 SW 5/54A
The original mansion, now nursing home, built by Joseph Mawby. Architect,
Kenton Couse. U-shaped mansion with fronts facing east, north, and west.
3 storeys. 7 windows to each of these fronts. Ashlar. Ground floor, rusticated.
Modillion eaves cornice. Parapet. Centre 3 window bays of each front project
slightly with pediment above. Glazing bars intact. Ground floor windows with
keystones. Upper windows have moulded architraves, those on 1st floor with
cornices over, the centre one with pediment. On north front the centre projection
with 4 engaged Ionic columns with pediment above containing cartouche flanked
by swags of husks. West front with entrance on 1st floor to the piano nobile
with a doorway, with rectangular fanlight, approached by a horse-shoe shaped
stair connected with doorway by a bridge, beneath which is the service entrance
to the ground floor below. East and west fronts prolonged by large modern
additions. Entrance with good hall with screen of 4 Ionic columns and good
plaster ceiling. Other good ceilings and doorcases to principal rooms on
1st floor. Building well maintained. J B Burke 1855 Victoria Britanicus IV
1771. Walford and Brayleys History of Surrey II, 17 "one of the best houses
Listing NGR: TQ0214264884
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Source: English Heritage
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