Information for record number MWA9196:
Central Building, Hatton Hospital, Hatton, Warwickshire

Summary One of the buildings at Hatton Hospital was originally a psychiatric hospital. It was built to provide local mental health facilities in Warwickshire in the 1850s.
What Is It?  
Type: Psychiatric Hospital
Period: Unknown
Where Is It?  
Parish: Hatton
District: Warwick, Warwickshire
Grid Reference: SP 25 67
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Level of Protection National - Old SMR PrefRef (Grade: )
Listed Building (Grade: II)
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Source Number  

1 A psychiatric hospital was built on land purchased from the Earl of Warwick, 500m east of Hatton, to provide local mental health facilities in the Warwickshire area in the 1850s.

Source No: 1
Source Type: Building Survey
Title: Arch Survey Central Building, Hatton Hospital
Author/originator: Lancaster University Arch'l Unit/Peter Bromwich & Co
Date: 1996/1999
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designation Listed Building Buildings and structures, such as bridges, that are of architectural or historical importance are placed on a statutory list. These buildings are protected by planning and conservation acts that ensure that their special features of interest are considered before any alterations are made to them.

Depending on how important the buildings are they are classed as Grade I, Grade II* or Grade II. Grade I buildings are those of exceptional interest. Grade II* are particularly important buildings of more than special interest. Those listed as Grade II are those buildings that are regarded of special interest.
monument BUILDING * A structure with a roof to provide shelter from the weather for occupants or contents. Use specific type where known. back
monument ARCH * A structure over an opening usually formed of wedge-shaped blocks of brick or stone held together by mutual pressure and supported at the sides; they can also be formed from moulded concrete/ cast metal. A component; use for free-standing structure only. back
monument HOSPITAL * An establishment providing medical or surgical treatment for the ill or wounded. Use narrower term where possible. back
monument PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITAL * Nowadays a hospital where patients suffering from psychiatric disorders receive medical care and treatment. Traditionally they were often places where psychiatric patients were kept confined away from society receiving minimal medical care or attention. back

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