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Streche's Almhouses, Wareham Town

Description: Streche's Almhouses

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 April 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 108126

OS Grid Reference: SY9201587278
OS Grid Coordinates: 392015, 87278
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6851, -2.1144

Location: Streche Road, Worth Matravers, Dorset BH20 4QF

Locality: Wareham Town
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH20 4QF

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Listing Text

(North Side)

Streche's Almshouses
SY 9287 1/216
SY 9187 5/216


1907. Red brick with ashlar dressings and quoins. Pitched tile roof. Red brick
stacks. Stone copedgables with Jacobean-type finials. 1 storey. U-shaped plan.
Centre block with embattled parapet, 3 windows (central canted mullion and transom
window), 2 doors and lantern on ridge with copper pagoda roof. Ends of wings
have 1 bay window each with mullions, and elaborate stone cartouches over. 6
segment-headed porches with gables over. 20 mullioned casements.

Listing NGR: SY9201587278

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Source: English Heritage

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