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Victorian Society opposes demolition of St Joseph’s Orphanage

St Joseph's Orphanage, Preston is set for demolition. The Victorian Society has said the planned demolition of Grade II listed St Joseph’s Orphanage would be a tragedy for Preston’s heritage. The proposals for the site include the demolition […]

2 months ago
Progress continues as St Joseph’s Orphanage is redeveloped

Pic: Simon Linford, Czero Developments Progress continues to be made as a Victorian orphanage in the heart of the city is being redeveloped. The former hospital, St Joseph’s Orphanage, is […]

1 year ago
Tours of St Joseph’s Orphanage have been postponed

St Joseph's Orphanage stands empty in Mount Street Pic: Gill Lawson St Joseph’s Orphanage stands empty in Mount Street Pic: Gill Lawson Guided tours of St Joseph’s Orphanage have been postponed. It was originally planned that tours of the abandoned orphanage […]

2 years ago
Exclusive tours of St Joseph’s Orphanage for one day only

St Joseph's Orphanage has stood empty for years Pic: scrappynw St Joseph’s Orphanage has stood empty for years Pic: scrappynw One of Preston’s most concealed historic landmarks is about to be sprung open to the public – for one day […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement St Joseph’s Orphanage redevelopment is announced

St Joseph’s Orphanage A Victorian orphanage in the heart of the city centre is finally set to be redeveloped. St Joseph’s Orphanage has been the target of numerous illegal break-ins […]

2 years ago
Firefighters put out fire at abandoned St Joseph’s Orphanage

The former orphanage buildings An old orphanage in the centre of Preston appears to have been targeted by vandals once more. St Joseph’s Orphanage in Theatre Street and Mount Street […]

2 years ago
Watch as urban explorers discover morgue in St Joseph’s Orphanage

Inside the former morgue at Mount Street Urban explorers have once again been inside the former St Joseph’s Orphanage in Preston city centre. The decaying building has become a magnet for those wanting to explore its structure. […]

2 years ago
Preston retains consultants to aid city centre redevelopment plans

St Joseph's Orphanage has stood empty for years Pic: scrappynw St Joseph’s Orphanage is a key site earmarked for redevelopment Pic: scrappynw A consultant is being retained to help Preston City Council decide how the city should be redeveloped. Cushman […]

2 years ago
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