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Nightingale Wing of Former Morda Hospital

A Grade II Listed Building in Oswestry Rural, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.8441 / 52°50'38"N

Longitude: -3.057 / 3°3'25"W

OS Eastings: 328906

OS Northings: 327922

OS Grid: SJ289279

Mapcode National: GBR 73.SV89

Mapcode Global: WH89X.0SL0

Entry Name: Nightingale Wing of Former Morda Hospital

Listing Date: 15 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1054274

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255672

Location: Oswestry Rural, Shropshire, SY10

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Oswestry Rural

Built-Up Area: Croesowallt

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Oswestry St Oswald King and Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


5/195 Nightingale Wing of
- former Morda Hospital


Former east wing of Poor Law Hospital, now disused. 1791-2 with later
additions and alterations. Red brick, slate hipped roof with end stack
to right. 6 x 3 bays with prominent C19 additions to rear. 2 storeys,
stone moulded eaves cornice; west front has glazing bar sashes with gauged
heads except to 2 left-hand bays on ground floor (re-built late C20);
triple round-arched blind arcades on north and south on ground floor,
former with stone impost band, glazing bar sashes and gauged heads.
C19 additions to rear and set back to right are not of special architectural
interest. For former west wing q.v. under Morda Hall. B.O.E. p. 225.

Listing NGR: SJ2890627922

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