Open Air ~ St Augustine's  by Josephine Pugh

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A tree grows out of the upper floor next to a radiator in St Augustine’s Asylum ! The roof has been lost in a fire allowing nature to creep in.

St. Augustine’s
Date founded: 1872
Date opened: 1875
Date closed: 1992
Location: Cockering Road, Chartham, nr. Canterbury, Kent
Architect: John Giles & Gough
Layout: Corridor-Pavilion

You can see an aerial image here


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