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Christopher Fowler
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When I was a child we went to visit a friend of my mother's in Holloway Sanatorium, near Virginia Water in Surrey. I remember long, wide airy rooms overlooking rolling grasslands and a few patients dotted about, very docile and silent. What I don't think I saw was its astonishingly colourful interior (as shown on last night's 'The Art of the Gothic', BBC 4), or its gargoyles, demons and screaming…
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