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Queen's Road Hospital (Entrance Block)

A Grade II Listed Building in Bensham Manor, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3897 / 51°23'22"N

Longitude: -0.1041 / 0°6'14"W

OS Eastings: 532013

OS Northings: 167332

OS Grid: TQ320673

Mapcode National: GBR GW.8F9

Mapcode Global: VHGRL.4BVJ

Entry Name: Queen's Road Hospital (Entrance Block)

Listing Date: 15 February 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1079300

English Heritage Legacy ID: 201235

Location: Croydon, London, CR0

County: London

District: Croydon

Electoral Ward/Division: Bensham Manor

Built-Up Area: Croydon

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Croydon Holy Saviour

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

1.
5009 QUEEN'S ROAD

Queen's Road Hospital
(entrance block)
TQ 36 NW 2/15

II


2.
Dated 1886 (with 2 lamp standards flanking front door). Surviving fragment of the
Croydon Union Workhouse, listed for tall tower. Stock brick; channelled lower stage
with wide round-headed doorway and stone plaque bearing date and defaced inscription
over. Middle stage having angle pilasters with recessed centre panels; front
elevation with tall round headed window and occulus over, other sides with occulus
only. Top stage with cast iron balcony, 2 round headed windows to each side in a
square recessed panel. Pyramidal slated roof with wide eaves on brackets. To
right of tower 3 bays of original ground floor survive; to left, 2 bays survive to a
height of 3 storeys. Two contemporary fluted castion lamp standards at front door.


Listing NGR: TQ3201367332

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