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St Thomas Hospital (Original Building with the Rear Wing in the Courtyard)

A Grade II Listed Building in Brinnington and Central, Stockport

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Latitude: 53.4018 / 53°24'6"N

Longitude: -2.1604 / 2°9'37"W

OS Eastings: 389435

OS Northings: 389457

OS Grid: SJ894894

Mapcode National: GBR FYC3.28

Mapcode Global: WHB9W.SRGG

Entry Name: St Thomas Hospital (Original Building with the Rear Wing in the Courtyard)

Listing Date: 10 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067161

English Heritage Legacy ID: 210877

Location: Stockport, SK3

County: Stockport

Electoral Ward/Division: Brinnington and Central

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Stockport

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Stockport St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 8989

(North-East Side)
St Thomas Hospital
(original building with the
rear wing in the Courtyard)


Formerly the workhouse. 1841, by Bowman. 2 storeys in brick, now rendered,
with rusticated quoins. Welsh slate roof. String cornice. Ends project,
each with 1 hung sash window with glazing bars over double door of 4 panels
beneath rectangular fanlight of 4 panels in doorway with plain pilasters with
flat hood on consoles. The centre has 1-3-1 windows, hung sashes with glazing
bars, the outer ones narrow. Chamfered stone band between storeys. 2 windows
to ground floor without glazing bars flank modern door beneath rectangular
fanlight with narrow flanking lights beneath shallow pediment on long consoles.
3 steps. Plinth.
Rear wing in courtyard of 4 and 3 storeys in red brick with Welsh slate roof.
End pavilions of 3 windows with links of 3 storeys and 6 windows (some blocked)
then block of 4 storeys and 3 windows, 1 window and 3 storeys, to canted centre
block of 1-3-1 windows, with clock and campanile above with paired pilasters
and lead cupola.

Listing NGR: SJ8943589457

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