PENN HOSPITAL, FORMER CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1207681
Date first listed:
04-Nov-1991
Statutory Address:
PENN HOSPITAL, FORMER CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL, PENN ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
PENN HOSPITAL, FORMER CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL, PENN ROAD

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

District:
City of Wolverhampton (Metropolitan Authority)
Parish:
Non Civil Parish
National Grid Reference:
SO8930495698

Details

WOLVERHAMPTON

SO89NE PENN ROAD, Penn 895-1/4/94 (South side) 04/11/91 Penn Hospital, former Childrens' Hospital

II

House, hospital in C20, vacant at time of resurvey (1990). c1770 with later alterations and additions. Brick with ashlar dressings; slate roofs with truncated brick end stacks. 3 storeys; symmetrical 5-window range with 2-storey, 2-window, range to left. Top friezes and cornices; coped gables. Ground floor has 2 mid C19 canted plastered bay windows with high parapets and horned sashes;1st floor has windows with rusticated wedge lintels and fluted keys over 12-pane horned sashes; 2nd floor casement windows; range to left has windows with rusticated wedge lintels and fluted keys over large mid C19 four-pane horned sashes to ground floor, 12-pane horned sashes to 1st floor. Round-headed entrance has aedicule with panelled pilasters with rosettes to entablature blocks and open pediment; panelled door. Left return has C20 bow window with balcony above; right return has canted bay window with hipped tile roof. Rear has wing conecting with late C20 old people's hospital. INTERIOR not inspected.

Listing NGR: SO8930495698

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
378525
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 19 Jun 2000
Reference: IOE01/02289/01
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr John M Holt. Source Historic England Archive
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