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Latitude: 53.2187 / 53°13'7"N
Longitude: -1.6724 / 1°40'20"W
OS Eastings: 421972
OS Northings: 369126
OS Grid: SK219691
Mapcode National: GBR 57S.B03
Mapcode Global: WHCD7.8CW9
Entry Name: Newholme Hospital (Main Building)
Listing Date: 7 January 1970
Last Amended: 5 December 1997
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1148012
English Heritage Legacy ID: 468049
Location: Bakewell, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE45
District: Derbyshire Dales
Civil Parish: Bakewell
Built-Up Area: Bakewell
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Bakewell All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Derby
SK2169 BASLOW ROAD
831-1/3/16 (East side)
07/01/70 Newholme Hospital (main building)
(Formerly Listed as:
Newholme (part of former Bakewell
Union, now a hospital))
Former Bakewell Union Workhouse, now hospital administration
block and various offices. c1841 with later additions and
alterations. Coursed limestone with punched sandstone
dressings; graduated slate roof.
EXTERIOR: 2-storey symmetrical front of 1:2:1:2:1 bays, the
single bays project and are gabled; single-storey, single-bay
side wings. 2-storey rear wings return twice to partially
enclose yards set back to each side of main facade. Jacobean
style. Chamfered plinth; large quoins.
Chamfered mullioned windows, with transoms to ground floor,
and with rectangular-pane iron casements with small lozenges.
Central 6-panel door in Tudor-arched surround with hoodmould
which steps over a blank shield; transomed sidelights. 2-light
window with dripstone to first floor; gable clock. Recessed
bays have 3-light and 2-light windows.
Gabled outer bays with 2-storey canted bay windows of 1:3:1
lights under ashlar hipped roofs; gable slits. Beyond left
gable is a diamond-pane iron casement with centre-pivot
Front and end gables have shaped kneelers and quoined upstands
to ashlar gable copings. Ashlar end stacks and 2 ridge stacks.
Differing single-storey side wings: that on left with 4-light
window; on right with 3-light window and doorway; flat roofs.
Rear wings have various additions and alterations. Broad
Tudor-arched openings onto the yards are infilled by plinth
walls to casements.
Centrepiece of an impressive range of workhouse buildings of
INTERIOR: not inspected.
Listing NGR: SK2197269126
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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