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Wonford Hospital

District: 
Exeter
Parish: 
Exeter
Grid ref: 
SX 937 917
Map no: 
Landranger 192
Type of site: 
Institutional landscape.
Description: 

The site is surrounded with a low stone wall. The entrance gateposts and lodge mark the entrance.  The formal drive with an avenue of Pine trees leeds to the main building which was built in the 1860s as a private asylum. The parkland contains many fine mature trees.

The avenue leads to Wonford Hospital
Wonford Hospital is set within a parkland landscape
Conservation Area: 
No
Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty: 
No
Area of Great Landscape Value: 
No
Nature Conservation Zone: 
No
Coastal Preservation Area: 
No
National Park: 
No
Scheduled: 
No
Evidence: 
MapView plan, scale 1:2500 Getmapping aerial photograph 1:2500 Historic Maps c1880 scale 1:2500
Status: 
on Devon Gazetteer