Barnes Convalescent Home 24th March 2009

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Barnes Convalescent Home was constructed between 1871 & 1875 and is a Grade II listed Former hospital which closed in September 1999. The hospital was sold in 2001 to a construction company, the plans for the building are to convert it into 42 flats. Initially a hospital it was then used as a Convalescent home during the second world war and later in its life it was mainly used for stroke and geriatric patients.

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