Basic Site Details

Name: Hazelwood Hydropathic Establishment
Town, district or village: Grange over Sands
City or county: Lancashire
Country: England
Grid ref:
Notes: Plans had bee prepared to build Robin Cottage in 1877, but in 1880 (?) the Lancaster and Ulverston Railway Company built the Hazelwood Hydropathic Establishment on the site. Alterations were carried out in 1888 ( Grange-over-Sands Buildings Register - no architect given) and by 1891 facilities included a billiard-room and a dark room for the new hobby of photography. A cycle house was also built where machines were stored at a charge of 1/-per week, including free insurance against burglary and fire. During World War II it was requisitioned by the RAF as an officers training centre.

Buildings of England (Cumbria) gives date as 1887

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Cumbria Grand HotelYes 
Item 2 of 2Grand Hotel From the 1930's

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Hotel  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Lindale Road  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21898  Alterations
Item 2 of 219201924 Alterations


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 4John HuttonArchitect 1898 Signed drawings for design for this
Item 2 of 4James MillerArchitectA1898 Alterations
Item 3 of 4James MillerArchitectB19201924Further alterations with Richard Gunn as chief assistant
Item 4 of 4Richard McLeod Morrison GunnArchitectB19201924Alterations - in Miller's office


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIAS Collection, NMRS, RCAHMSJames Miller, Son & Manson Drawings Collection 8 drawings (4 drawings by John Hutton)