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Hales Hospital

A Grade II Listed Building in Heckingham, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5209 / 52°31'15"N

Longitude: 1.5146 / 1°30'52"E

OS Eastings: 638535

OS Northings: 297256

OS Grid: TM385972

Mapcode National: GBR XLJ.ZPK

Mapcode Global: VHM64.6WLT

Entry Name: Hales Hospital

Listing Date: 28 April 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1373193

English Heritage Legacy ID: 227138

Location: Heckingham, South Norfolk, Norfolk, NR14

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

Civil Parish: Heckingham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Loddon with Hales and Heckingham

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

HECKINGHAM YARMOUTH ROAD
TM 39 NE
6/29 HALES HOSPITAL (formerly
listed as 11/1A Union
workhouse

- II

Former workhouse, now hospital. Built 1764, with much C20 addition and
remodelling. Red brick, hipped roofs of smut pantiles. Two storeys,H-shaped
plan with two courtyards. South courtyard has ground floor sashes with
glazing bars, some with segmental heads and some with flat gauged arches.
2-light first floor casements andhorizontal sliding sashes with glazing bars.
Return wings on south-east and south-west have wide rubbed brick eliptical
arches with inset sash windows with glazing bars and architraves. Openings
in south walls much altered. Platband at first floor level. North courtyard
has sashes and casements with glazing bars, some horizontal sliding sashes.
Openings have rubbed arches, some with cambered soffits. Ridge chimney
stacks, symmetrically placed; one stack on east range straddles the ridge
with arched opening between shafts and pedimented cap.Later two storey range
along north side of north courtyard, incorporating someC18 and C19 work.


Listing NGR: TM3853597256

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