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: ST ANDREW'S HOSPITAL (FRONT BLOCK AND WINGS ONLY)

List entry Number: 1372186

Location

ST ANDREW'S HOSPITAL (FRONT BLOCK AND WINGS ONLY), BILLING ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
NorthamptonshireNorthamptonDistrict Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 09-Dec-1968

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 231941

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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

BILLING ROAD 1. 5327 (South Side) Saint Andrews Hospital (Front block and wings only) SP 7660 6/105 9.12.68. SP 7760 6/105 II* GV 2. Circa 1837 by J Milne. Ashlar, hipped Welsh slated roofs behind blocking courses. Plinths floor bands, cornices. Restrained symmetrical south west front has 3 storey, 7 window central block, 3 window 3 storey end blocks, connecting 2 storey 7 window wings. Sashes with glazing bars in reveals. Slightly projecting pedimented 3 window centre has Roman Doric portico to ground floor with coupled columns. John Clare, poet, died here 1864.

St Andrew's Hospital, Chapel, Chaplain's House and Main Gateway form a group together with the Occupational Therapy House, which is of local interest.



Listing NGR: SP7700860592

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National Grid Reference: SP 77008 60592

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