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Whilst this emphasised the administrative core of the hospital, the ballroom was also unique decorated, this time with yellow bricks underpinning the frames and arches of the room's large windows. (It isn't known if this was Trevail's original design, or a modification added when the ballroom was rebuilt after the fire of 1927.)

Detail of the facade of the Administration Block. © Simon Cornwell 2006

The entire facade of the Administration Block showing its extensive decoration. © Simon Cornwell 2006