Whittingham Hospital 5359

Preston, England, Lancashire, Preston

Brief Description

Features of Whittingham Hospital include cricket grounds, lawns, a lake and a fishpond.

History

Whittingham Hospital was created in the late-19th century as a mental hospital.

Detailed Description

Whittingham Hospital's grounds were designed in the picturesque style. There are cricket grounds, a fish pond and lawns. Various footpaths lead through ornamental planting areas. There is also a lake.
Features
  • Ornamental Lake
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  • Fishpond
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  • Lawn
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Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Whittingham
History

Detailed History

Whittingham Hospital was designed by Henry Little of Manchester in 1869. The Hospital was enlarged periodically into the 20th century.