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Pewsey Hospital, Pewsey

Description: Pewsey Hospital

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 December 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 311749

OS Grid Reference: SU1571860286
OS Grid Coordinates: 415718, 160286
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3414, -1.7757

Location: School View, Pewsey, Wiltshire SN9 5NQ

Locality: Pewsey
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN9 5NQ

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Listing Text

SU 16 SE (north side)

6/115 Pewsey Hospital
(formerly listed as Mental Defectives'
10.12.73 Colony (former Union Workhouse)


Workhouse, district hospital after 1948, now mental handicapped
unit. 1836. Ashlar limestone, asbestos slate roof. Two storeys
rather small in scale. Central gabled block of 5 window bays, with
further bay each side, and wings each of 6 bays. Raised quoins and
string course. Sixteen-paned sash windows, renewed 1980's.
Dedication panel in gable with date. Central rear wing of 8 bays,
and end lateral wings each of 8 bays forming double plan. Interior
altered, not of special interest.

Listing NGR: SU1569060264

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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