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Forest Hospital

A Grade II Listed Building in Horsham, West Sussex

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Latitude: 51.0727 / 51°4'21"N

Longitude: -0.3049 / 0°18'17"W

OS Eastings: 518854

OS Northings: 131737

OS Grid: TQ188317

Mapcode National: GBR HJH.MQH

Mapcode Global: FRA B679.514

Plus Code: 9C3X3MFW+32

Entry Name: Forest Hospital

Listing Date: 26 July 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1027549

English Heritage Legacy ID: 298137

Location: North Horsham, Horsham, West Sussex, RH13

County: West Sussex

District: Horsham

Civil Parish: North Horsham

Built-Up Area: Horsham

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: Horsham St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Forest Hospital
TQ 13 SE 3/79
Formerly Horsham Public Assistance Institution.
1838. The building consists of a complete quadrangle of which the main north front
is made up of a centre block and 2 wings connected to the centre by single-storey
buildings. Painted brick. Ground floor stuccoed and rusticated. Slate roof.
Centre block has 2 storeys and 6 windows. Projecting centre portion of 2 windows
under a pediment. Oculus below flanked by round-headed windows. Large carriage
arch rising through stringcourse into 1st floor. The wings have 2 storeys and
2 windows.
The single-storey buildings have 3 large round-headed windows rising through a
stringcourse. Modillion eaves cornice to the whole front. 1st floor windows are
segmental-headed. All sash windows, glazing bars intact.

Listing NGR: TQ1885431737

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