Hextol Court Gallery

This gallery contains photos of Hextol Court which was a Convalescent Home in the early 1900s.

Brief Timeline:

  • 1892: plans submitted on behalf of the Cathedral Loan Society by Messrs. Johnson & Hick, Architects, Newcastle upon Tyne for convalescent home
  • 1893: Convalescent home opens.
  • 1914: became the “3rd Northumberland Voluntry Aid Detachment hospital”, with an annexe in nearby Cotfield House. 
  • 1929: Proctor Memorial Convalescent Home.
  • 1933: became Hexham Nursery & Child Welfare .
  • 1941: It was run during the war by the Ministry of Defence and used as offices.
  • 1947: converted to flats by Mr Lishman.

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