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Guisborough General Hospital (West Block) and Adjoining Wing

A Grade II Listed Building in Guisborough, Redcar and Cleveland

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Latitude: 54.5385 / 54°32'18"N

Longitude: -1.0532 / 1°3'11"W

OS Eastings: 461354

OS Northings: 516331

OS Grid: NZ613163

Mapcode National: GBR PH2Y.ST

Mapcode Global: WHF8D.S6N0

Entry Name: Guisborough General Hospital (West Block) and Adjoining Wing

Listing Date: 25 April 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1159717

English Heritage Legacy ID: 59997

Location: Guisborough, Redcar and Cleveland, TS14

County: Redcar and Cleveland

Civil Parish: Guisborough

Built-Up Area: Guisborough

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Guisborough St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text


(east side)

General Hospital
(W.block) and
adjoining wing.


Former Union Workhouse. 1839, by J.B. & W. Atkinson (York).
Chevron dressed sandstone with tooled margins. Hipped Welsh
slate roof; 2 stacks. 2 storeys. Plain late classical. 7 bays
of which ends project slightly forward. Painted rusticated and
vermiculated quoins at angles. Slightly recessed ground floor
windows with moulded stone sills and lintels, except end bays
which have shouldered architraves continued to the ground. First
floor sills and lintels are continued as string courses. Early
C.20 casements. Central. doorway with moulded stone architrave
and consoles supporting cornice hood. Mid C.20 door, rectangular
fanlight. Listing includes lower, adjoining (S) wing which
projects forward of the main building. Mid C.19. Same materials
as hospital. Gable end fronts onto Northgate. 2 storeys. First
floor semi-circular window at head of round-headed recessed
panel. The additions adjoining the rear (E. side), and further
S. are not of interest.

Listing NGR: NZ6135416331

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

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