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Convent of St Mary Hospital of St Joseph

A Grade II Listed Building in Hounslow, London

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Latitude: 51.4848 / 51°29'5"N

Longitude: -0.2547 / 0°15'16"W

OS Eastings: 521281

OS Northings: 177650

OS Grid: TQ212776

Mapcode National: GBR 9N.0H7

Mapcode Global: VHGQX.JYQ4

Plus Code: 9C3XFPMW+W4

Entry Name: Convent of St Mary Hospital of St Joseph

Listing Date: 28 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1260856

English Heritage Legacy ID: 439342

ID on this website: 101260856

Location: Gunnersbury, Hounslow, London, W4

County: London

District: Hounslow

Electoral Ward/Division: Chiswick Homefields

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Hounslow

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Nicholas Chiswick

Church of England Diocese: London

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4419 Convent of St Mary and
Hospital of St Joseph
TQ 27 NW 46/1

2. Convent and hospital. Circa 1895. Free Style. Red brick, stone dressings, green
graduated slates to pitched roofs. Complex plan. Most elaborate ranges to Burlington
Road. Chapel range parallel to Burlington Road, with advanced gabled chapel to left,
low spired tower rising through roof to centre, and advanced gabled crossrange to right,
containing main entrance. Adjoining ranges to rear. 1 - 2 storeys. Entrance wing four
windows wide to road, with square headed entrance set within segmented arched reveal,
crucifix to tympanum, and decorative leaf carving to rich string course above; prominent
carved gutter spouts; round topped gable. Single storey centre range. Tower with
copperspire and weather vane behind crenellated parapet and carved gutter spouts.
Chapel to left with crenellated parapet and three light perpendicular traceried window
to gabled projecture. Other windows square headed, timber with small panes and glazing
bars. East end of chapel with entrance, and crucifix within segmental arched reveal
with carved string course. Clerestory windows to south only, timber with perpendicular
tracery. Rear wings simpler in detail. Interiors not inspected, but it is understood
that much original detail survives.

Listing NGR: TQ2128177650

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