cane hill | goodbye cane hill

We cautiously moved upstairs, well aware of our proximity to the footpath and the chance of being heard. The views across the complex were magnificent offering a vista of different angled pitched roofs, which contrasted with the apse of the Chapel as it led the eye to the cupola of the Administration Block. The overgrown foliage gave the impression of a village of separate buildings, clustered together and separated by greenery.

Looking across the rooftops of Cane Hill from the first floor of Female Ward A. © Simon Cornwell 2008