French Hospital, Victoria Park, Hackney, London

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RIBApix ref no RIBA17642
Architect/DesignerRoumieu, Robert Lewis (1814-1877)
Artist/PhotographerWarry, Daniel Robert
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1865
Image Date1866
ViewExterior
StyleGothic Revival
MediumPrint
Library ReferencePeriodicals
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes SOURCE: Builder, vol. 24, 1866 June 2, p. 407 NOTES: The French Hospital, originally established in the City of London, moved in 1865 to its new building designed by one of the directors of the Huguenot charity, Roumieu. It was established to care for distressed elderly members of the Huguenot community and the mentally and physically ill of the community.

Subject tags

old people's homes, hospitals