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Forest Hospital, North Horsham

Description: Forest Hospital

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 July 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 298137

OS Grid Reference: TQ1885431737
OS Grid Coordinates: 518854, 131737
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0727, -0.3049

Location: 78 Crawley Road, North Horsham, West Sussex RH12 4ZR

Locality: North Horsham
Local Authority: Horsham District Council
County: West Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: RH12 4ZR

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Listing Text

Forest Hospital
TQ 13 SE 3/79
Formerly Horsham Public Assistance Institution.
1838. The building consists of a complete quadrangle of which the main north front
is made up of a centre block and 2 wings connected to the centre by single-storey
buildings. Painted brick. Ground floor stuccoed and rusticated. Slate roof.
Centre block has 2 storeys and 6 windows. Projecting centre portion of 2 windows
under a pediment. Oculus below flanked by round-headed windows. Large carriage
arch rising through stringcourse into 1st floor. The wings have 2 storeys and
2 windows.
The single-storey buildings have 3 large round-headed windows rising through a
stringcourse. Modillion eaves cornice to the whole front. 1st floor windows are
segmental-headed. All sash windows, glazing bars intact.

Listing NGR: TQ1885431737

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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