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Rochford Hospital Boiler House

A Grade II Listed Building in Rochford, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5854 / 51°35'7"N

Longitude: 0.7045 / 0°42'16"E

OS Eastings: 587462

OS Northings: 190861

OS Grid: TQ874908

Mapcode National: GBR QNX.JYF

Mapcode Global: VHKHF.5D9Z

Entry Name: Rochford Hospital Boiler House

Listing Date: 11 October 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1328829

English Heritage Legacy ID: 352195

Location: Rochford, Rochford, Essex, SS4

County: Essex

District: Rochford

Civil Parish: Rochford

Built-Up Area: Rochford

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Rochford St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

DALYS ROAD
TQ 8790
(south ride)
15/10003 Rochford Hospital
Boiler House
II
Boiler house. c1935, completed by 1945-6. Designed by F W Smith. Brick in English bond,
with many metal-flamed windows of original design.Flat roofs.Single-storey ancillary buildings
on rectangular and square plans cluster about the foot of tall boiler house which is articulated
by three tiers of differently sized windows: 5-window range to long elevations and 1-window
range to returns. Low, plinth-like structure to roof serving as 'base' for cylindrical stack. The
design shows the clear influence of Scandinavian Modernism, and in particular the work of
J G Asplund. Forms a group with the Administration and Johnson Blocks to the south.


Listing NGR: TQ8746290861

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

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