St John's Hospital / 5 St John's Square

30 Aug 1999
St John's Hospital, St John's Square, Wilton, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP2 0DN
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5 St John's Square, Wilton, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP2 0DN
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

1. 5409 ST JOHN'S SQUARE No 5 (formerly listed as St John's Hospital) SU 0931 5/29B 4.8.51.



Forms wing at right angles to north of No 3. Part of the St John's Hospital complex and once a chapel. West front circa 1400 of stone and flint chequerwork with, to left, brick lacing courses (repairs). 2 storeys, offset string half way up 1st floor. Tiled roof. One 3-light window on 1st floor and a 2-light window on ground floor. Roughly central is a recess exposing a (late) Norman pier with heavy cap. Lean-to to right (see No 8). Gable end to north coped with paired pointed arch lights in gable. Buttresses to centre and right hand side. Brick repairs to chequerwork flint and ashlar.

Traces to right of a window with square headed tracery containing cusped ogee.

Listing NGR: SU0940631444


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1666 IOE Records taken by Peter Read; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Peter Read. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Read, Peter

Rights Holder: Read, Peter


Ashlar, Brick, Flint, Stone, Tile, Medieval Hospital, Tudor Religious Ritual And Funerary, Elizabethan Health And Welfare, Chapel, Place Of Worship

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