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Former Sick Horse Infirmary (Building 48), Fulwood Barracks

A Grade II Listed Building in Fulwood, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.781 / 53°46'51"N

Longitude: -2.6883 / 2°41'17"W

OS Eastings: 354740

OS Northings: 431849

OS Grid: SD547318

Mapcode National: GBR TCM.NT

Mapcode Global: WH85M.P718

Entry Name: Former Sick Horse Infirmary (Building 48), Fulwood Barracks

Listing Date: 29 March 1982

Last Amended: 4 February 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244765

English Heritage Legacy ID: 472873

Location: Preston, Lancashire, PR2

County: Lancashire

District: Preston

Town: Preston

Electoral Ward/Division: Garrison

Built-Up Area: Fulwood

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Fulwood Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD53SW FULWOOD WATLING STREET ROAD
(North side)

1023/7/10017 Former Sick horse infirmary (Building 48),
29.3.1982 Fulwood Barracks

GV II

Store. 1843-48, by Major T Foster, for the Ordnance Board. Snecked sandstone with ashlar dressings, rear lateral stack and slate roof. Single-depth plan backing against perimeter wall.
EXTERIOR: single storey; 5-window range. Coped end gables with central altered doorways with mid C20 doors, and small windows each side with segmental-arched lintels and tilting metal-framed windows; S side has similar small windows altered mid C20, and a mid C20 doorway in between. Inserted windows in rear perimeter wall elevation.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
HISTORY: included as part the original plan of the barracks, which had ancillary buildings built along the perimeter wall. Fulwood forms the most complete example in Britain of the late C18 concept of barracks design.
(PSA Drawings Collection, NMR: MCR 58).


Listing NGR: SD5474031849

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

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