I wonder if this rather striking Art Deco building is still a Convalescent Home or has it sadly been demolished! It was posted on the third of September 1953 according to the sender, a patient at the time, and if some young philatelist hadn’t pinched the stamp we would know from exactly where as well! All that remains, and is decipherable is, UTH- at the top of the date stamp.
Tom, the loving husband, goes on to say “I could not come home today on doctor’s orders so will be home Sunday. I am travelling with a chap from Orpington so will have to get a taxi from Orpington station” They lived in Hextable a good 9 miles away according to the map so I should imagine it would have cost him quite a bit!
The official company records state that it was closed in 1994, this would be when Glaxo merged with Wellcome, however I celebrated 21 years service with the company in 1980 and I never got my week at Conning Tower, which used to be part of your 21 year award.