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Grovelands Park Hospital (Original Block Only)

A Grade I Listed Building in Southgate, London

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Latitude: 51.6322 / 51°37'55"N

Longitude: -0.1175 / 0°7'2"W

OS Eastings: 530386

OS Northings: 194275

OS Grid: TQ303942

Mapcode National: GBR FJ.YW8

Mapcode Global: VHGQD.X77L

Entry Name: Grovelands Park Hospital (Original Block Only)

Listing Date: 31 January 1974

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1078925

English Heritage Legacy ID: 200518

Location: Enfield, London, N14

County: London

District: Enfield

Electoral Ward/Division: Southgate

Built-Up Area: Enfield

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Paul Winchmore Hill

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

(North Side) (Off)
Grovelands Park Hospital
TQ 3094 10/9 (original block only)


1797 by John Nash. Main south front of 2 storeys, attic and basement, 5 windows.
East and west returns of 3 bays. Stucco with stone dressings. Hipped slated
roof with shallow, glazed dome. Grand Ionic Order frames 2-storey recessed porch
and supports tall entablature with dentil cornice. Oval windows in attic storey
decoration in recessed semi-circular panels above. Balustrading below ground
floor windows. East front in similar style. Both have wide flights of steps
to entrance terraces. West side has balustraded basement area. North front concealed
by later additions of hospital buildings. Inside some fine interiors. Staircase
with wrought iron balustrade and pilastered walls painted like marble. Entrance
lobby with grisaille panels of classical scenes. Small drawing room, of octagonal
shape with pointed roof, painted to resemble a bird cage, with garden scenes between
the wires.

Listing NGR: TQ3038694275

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

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