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Isolation Hospital

A Grade II Listed Building in Arne, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6585 / 50°39'30"N

Longitude: -2.0844 / 2°5'3"W

OS Eastings: 394130

OS Northings: 84317

OS Grid: SY941843

Mapcode National: GBR 337.MTH

Mapcode Global: FRA 67JB.FSS

Entry Name: Isolation Hospital

Listing Date: 31 March 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140120

English Heritage Legacy ID: 352125

Location: Arne, Purbeck, Dorset, BH20

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

Civil Parish: Arne

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Wareham Lady St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

The following buildings shall be added:

ARNE
Isolation Hospital
SY98SW
1071- /8/10002
II
Former Isolation Hospital. Early 1900s to pre-fabricated system by Humphrey's of
Knightsbridge, type 3 of their range published in 1900. Timber frame on brick base clad in
corrugated iron and with pitched corrugated iron roof Single storey, with two wards
reached via external porches either side of kitchen, bathroom, store, washroom and three
asymmetrically placed bedrooms all reached via lobby placed off-centre. Louvres over wards
and single brick stack over kitchen. Fenestration top-opening casements.
Recommended as a model pre-fabricated isolation hospital of type once important in the
treatment of diseases in Britain and the Empire, but of which this is now the best-preserved
example.


Listing NGR: SY9413084317

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