Isebrook Hospital, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire

Isebrook Hospital, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Photograph taken 22 June 2001 © Mr Derek E. Wharton. Source Historic England Archive ref: 233769

This building was originally part the Wellingborough Union Workhouse. It was built in 1836-7. In 1836 the Poor Law Commissioners authorised an expenditure of £5,000 on the building. It was meant to house 250 inmates. It is in an Italianate style of architecture. In 1938 it became known as Park Hospital.

Location

Northamptonshire Wellingborough

Period

Victorian (1837 - 1901)

Tags

workhouse poor law institution social welfare Victorian (1837 - 1901)