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Pewsey Hospital

A Grade II Listed Building in Pewsey, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3414 / 51°20'29"N

Longitude: -1.7757 / 1°46'32"W

OS Eastings: 415718

OS Northings: 160286

OS Grid: SU157602

Mapcode National: GBR 4XZ.V5H

Mapcode Global: VHB4L.5KL0

Entry Name: Pewsey Hospital

Listing Date: 10 December 1973

Last Amended: 30 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1364700

English Heritage Legacy ID: 311749

Location: Pewsey, Wiltshire, SN9

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Pewsey

Built-Up Area: Pewsey

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

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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 from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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