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Oxford, Radcliffe Infirmary

Historic hospital in Oxford. 1759-70, by Stiff Leadbetter, and founded on the benefaction of Dr. John Radcliffe. 3-storeyed Headington ashlar with attics in a Welsh slate mansard roof. 5-part facade with projecting cross-wings of two windows wide to each end and a slightly projecting frontispiece, three windows wide capped with pediment. Ground floor entrance of […]

Cirencester, Hospital of St John

Historic building in Cirencester. Surviving portion of arcade of hall of Hospital of St John. Founded by Henry II in 1133; existing building late C12 with later alterations, much restored C20. Coursed limestone rubble with limestone dressings; stone slate roof. 4-bay Transitional arcade with 4 broad pointed double-chamfered arches to front and rear on squat […]