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East Hamlet Hospital

A Grade II Listed Building in Ludlow, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.3737 / 52°22'25"N

Longitude: -2.7147 / 2°42'52"W

OS Eastings: 351442

OS Northings: 275309

OS Grid: SO514753

Mapcode National: GBR BL.RDD0

Mapcode Global: VH843.WLQQ

Entry Name: East Hamlet Hospital

Listing Date: 9 August 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1210541

English Heritage Legacy ID: 389944

Location: Ludlow, Shropshire, SY8

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Ludlow

Built-Up Area: Ludlow

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Ludlow St John

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


825-1/2/314 (West side (off))
East Hamlet Hospital


Formerly known as: The Ludlow Poor Law Workhouse GRAVEL HILL.
Workhouse, now hospital. c1833. Dressed stone; Welsh slate
roof; reduced stone ridge stacks. U-shaped plan with
projecting gable wings. 3-storeys; 5-window range: 6/6 sashes
(two C20 to right) under combed ashlar segmental arches; 4/8
sashes over; stone-coped pedimented gables, with corbelled
kneelers, and mutilated finials. Central single-storey
porch-bay with C20 glazing to chamfered ashlar pillars with
span-arch lintels, leading to C20 door flanked by C19, 6/6
casements, all under ashlar segmental arches; flanked by C20
fenestration and to left, C19, 8/8 sash. C20 conservatory over
porch. Stone rubble gables to rear, with C19, 6/6 and 4/8
sashes, and horizontal casements; further 2-storey range.
INTERIOR: retains some 6 panel doors with panelled reveals;
2nd (dormitory) floor intact, with stick-framing; 2 winder
staircases with simple wrought-iron balusters.

Listing NGR: SO5144275309

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

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