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The Old Workhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in West Ruislip, London

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Latitude: 51.5908 / 51°35'26"N

Longitude: -0.4367 / 0°26'11"W

OS Eastings: 508396

OS Northings: 189148

OS Grid: TQ083891

Mapcode National: GBR 2Q.GKV

Mapcode Global: VHFSZ.D80V

Entry Name: The Old Workhouse

Listing Date: 4 February 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1080239

English Heritage Legacy ID: 202742

Location: Hillingdon, London, HA4

County: London

District: Hillingdon

Electoral Ward/Division: West Ruislip

Built-Up Area: Hillingdon

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Martin Ruislip

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

(East Side)
The Old Workhouse
TQ 08 NE 41/99 4.2.74.
Building dated 1789 on stone plaque above door but looks somewhat older. 2
storeys and attic, 5 windows. Fairly high pitched tiled roof with 3 gabled
dormers. Red brick walls with brick dentil cornice. Windows all modernised,
some C19 casements, some modern iron casements, those on ground floor under
gauged brick segmental arches. Modern central gabled porch. 2 rear wings with
hipped gabled ends, rebuilt in places, forming a U-shape. Inside visible chamfered
ceiling beams, and brick fireplaces of C18 appearance. Graded partly for historic
interest as having been built as the parish workhouse. Modern west extension
in similar materials.

Listing NGR: TQ0839689148

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

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