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Park View

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Malvern, Malvern, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.1095 / 52°6'34"N

Longitude: -2.3283 / 2°19'42"W

OS Eastings: 377609

OS Northings: 245738

OS Grid: SO776457

Mapcode National: GBR 0FN.L67

Mapcode Global: VH934.L7GP

Plus Code: 9C4V4M5C+RM

Entry Name: Park View

Listing Date: 1 January 1970

Last Amended: 11 May 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1082819

English Heritage Legacy ID: 152016

Location: Malvern, Malvern Hills, Worcestershire, WR14

County: Worcestershire

District: Malvern Hills

Civil Parish: Malvern

Built-Up Area: Great Malvern

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Great Malvern

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

(East Side)
Parkview (Ministry of
Defence Hostel)
(formerly listed
No 33 (Parkview Hostel))
SO 7745 NE 5/32 1.1.70.
Circa 1845. Formerly Priessnitz House, built for Dr James Wilson as the 1st
large-scale hydropathic establishment in Malvern. Three storeys in stone.
Five windows: hung sashes with glazing bars, shouldered architraves, and moulded
cill bands. Ionic pilasters at ends and between windows; frieze, dentilled
cornice, blocking course. Heavy central portico with balustraded entablature
on paired columns, square outer columns, fluted Doric inner columns. Rear elevation
of 4-storeys, cement rendered, with frieze, moulded cornice, blocking course,
and strings at floor levelso. Windows 3-2-3, outer windows in full-height semi-circular
Later additions to the south and north of the central portion of 7 and 5 bays
with similar details to windows, the addition to the north being supported
on piers.

Listing NGR: SO7760945738

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

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