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Entrance Wing at Louth Hospital

A Grade II Listed Building in Louth, Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 53.3702 / 53°22'12"N

Longitude: -0.0087 / 0°0'31"W

OS Eastings: 532583

OS Northings: 387774

OS Grid: TF325877

Mapcode National: GBR XYCG.XL

Mapcode Global: WHHJS.VK15

Entry Name: Entrance Wing at Louth Hospital

Listing Date: 22 April 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386584

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473980

Location: Louth, East Lindsey, Lincolnshire, LN11

County: Lincolnshire

District: East Lindsey

Civil Parish: Louth

Built-Up Area: Louth

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Louth

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text

TF 32 87 LOUTH
824/2/10010 Entrance wing at Louth Hospital


Workhouse entrance range, now hospital. 1837-39, with later additions. Designed by George Gilbert Scott. Brick with brick and ashlar dressings, hipped Welsh slate roof with ridge stacks. Single storey. Tall central gateway projects above roofline topped with large ashlar pediment. Central round headed archway, now glazed, moulded impost band and large rusticated ashlar arch. Unaltered right wing has 2 glazing bar sashes with pilasters between and projecting end pavilion with corner pilasters and 2 glazing bar sashes. Altered left wing has 2 original glazing bar sashes and an inserted doorway beyond. Projecting end pavillion rebuilt with broad pedimented facade also with corner pilasters and tall central glazing bar window flanked by single smaller glazing bar sashes.
Rear elevation has original archway with pediment and small single storey projections either side. Left wing has 6 original glazing bar sashes. Altered right wing has later flat roofed additions and taller gable with 3 windows.

Listing NGR: TF3258387774

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

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