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Description: Lovibond Cottages
Date Listed: 13 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 115406
OS Grid Reference: TL7981311487
OS Grid Coordinates: 579813, 211487
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7732, 0.6048
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TL 7811-7911 HATFIELD PEVEREL MALDON ROAD
12/65 Nos. 1-4 (consec)
Almshouses. 1820. Gault brick in Flemish bond, roofed with slate. Block of 4
cottages facing SW, with 4 axial stacks. 4 C20 rear extensions of red brick in
stretcher bond, with flat roofs. One storey. 8 casements in Gothick style,
with 2-centred lights in square heads, and moulded plaster labels. 4 C20
half-glazed doors in C20 boarded porches with felted barrel vault roofs and
internal seats at sides. Each stack has 2 recesses in the front, and one at
each side, with 2-centred heads. Hipped roof of low pitch. Simple pilasters at
middle and ends of front elevation. Inscribed stone tablet 'These four
tenements were erected for the reception of two aged married couples, and two
aged single persons, either natives or very old inhabitants of this parish. G.L.
1st August 1820. H.C.L.'. Built and endowed by Martha Lovibond in accordance
with the wishes of her deceased daughter Harriet Catherine Lovibond under an
indenture of 21 October 1820, establishing 'The Hatfield Peverel invested Fund
for aged Poor' (Report of the Charity Commissioners, Essex, 901-3).
Listing NGR: TL7981311487
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Source: English Heritage
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