Holloway Sanatorium, Virginia Water, Surrey

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RIBApix ref no RIBA10640
Architect/DesignerCrossland, William Henry (1835-1908)
Artist/Photographerde Mare, Eric (1910-2002)
CountryUK: England
CityVirginia Water
Subject Date1885
Image Date1960
ViewExterior
StyleVictorian
MediumNegative
Library ReferenceEDMN1510
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Eric de Mare / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This Franco-Gothic style institution for the treatment of the insane was built between 1873 and 1885 thanks to the philanthropy of Thomas Holloway. It passed to the National Health Service in 1948. After a long period of neglect, it was redeveloped in 2000 to provide gated housing known as Virginia Park.

Subject tags

housing, towers, conversion of buildings, sanatoria