ROYAL HOSPITAL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1201801

Date first listed: 04-Jun-1991

Statutory Address: ROYAL HOSPITAL, CLEVELAND ROAD

Map

Ordnance survey map of ROYAL HOSPITAL
© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1201801 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 15-Nov-2018 at 04:51:50.

Location

Statutory Address: ROYAL HOSPITAL, CLEVELAND ROAD

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District: City of Wolverhampton (Metropolitan Authority)

National Grid Reference: SO 91939 98173

Summary

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

History

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Details

WOLVERHAMPTON

SO9198SE CLEVELAND ROAD 895-1/14/211 (South side) 04/06/91 Royal Hospital

GV II

Hospital. 1845, by Edward Banks; Edward VII memorial wing, 1912. Brick with ashlar dressings and slate roof. Classical style. Formerly symmetrical range of 2 storeys and basement and 15 bays with 3-storey, 5-bay, centre and pedimented end pavilions, that to left replaced by 1912 wing of 5 x 7 bays. Ashlar basement and Tuscan pilastrade on stone-coped brick plinth, paired pilasters to pavilion and top blocking course; centre has tetrastyle portico on antae. Basement has segmental-headed windows with 16-pane sashes; other windows have architraves and 12-pane sashes, those to ground floor with pediments, those to 1st floor with eared architraves. Entrance has consoled cornice with scrolled cresting, overlight and C20 doors. Wing has similar details, but panelled angle pilasters; distyle in antis portico, with iron railings and later infill; treatment continued to 1st bay of return but other 6 bays plainer. Right return and rear treated similarly to facade, but with C20 additions, rear has Y-plan wing. The hospital was the 1st major commission of a notable Wolverhampton architect.

Listing NGR: SO9193998173

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number: 378383

Legacy System: LBS

End of official listing