List entry

List entry Summary

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

Name: GROVELANDS PARK HOSPITAL (ORIGINAL BLOCK ONLY)

List entry Number: 1078925

Location

GROVELANDS PARK HOSPITAL (ORIGINAL BLOCK ONLY), THE BOURNE N14

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityEnfieldLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 31-Jan-1974

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 200518

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 4411 THE BOURNE N14 (North Side) (Off) Grovelands Park Hospital TQ 3094 10/9 (original block only)

II

2. 1797 by John Nash. Main south front of 2 storeys, attic and basement, 5 windows. East and west returns of 3 bays. Stucco with stone dressings. Hipped slated roof with shallow, glazed dome. Grand Ionic Order frames 2-storey recessed porch and supports tall entablature with dentil cornice. Oval windows in attic storey decoration in recessed semi-circular panels above. Balustrading below ground floor windows. East front in similar style. Both have wide flights of steps to entrance terraces. West side has balustraded basement area. North front concealed by later additions of hospital buildings. Inside some fine interiors. Staircase with wrought iron balustrade and pilastered walls painted like marble. Entrance lobby with grisaille panels of classical scenes. Small drawing room, of octagonal shape with pointed roof, painted to resemble a bird cage, with garden scenes between the wires.

Listing NGR: TQ3038694275

Selected Sources

  1. Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 17 Greater London - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England

National Grid Reference: TQ 30386 94275

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