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Jesus Almshouse, Bibury

Description: Jesus Almshouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 127260

OS Grid Reference: SP1164206623
OS Grid Coordinates: 411642, 206623
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7582, -1.8327

Location: B4425, Bibury, Gloucestershire GL7 5NP

Locality: Bibury
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL7 5NP

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Listing Text

SP 1006-1106
(east side)
11/14 Jesus Almshouse.
(previously listed as Almshouses)
Former almshouse, now detached house. Early C17; extensively
restored early C20. Random and coursed rubble limestone; ashlar
chimney; stone slate roof. Single-storey with attic; central
front wing. Front: symmetrical with central Tudor arched doorway
and plank door; engraved brass plate in chamfered recess above
Two-light recessed cavetto mullioned casement centrally above.
Single 2-light casement to front wall of main block either side of
wing. Central ridge-mounted chimney. Single-window mullioned
fenestration to main gable ends, 3-light to upper floor, 4-light to
ground floor at south end. Lead latticing to most casements; ball
finials to gables. Small outbuilding to rear now linked to main
block. Interior not inspected. Built for Hugh Westwood charity by
(A.R.J. Jurica, 'Bibury' in V.C.H. Glos. vii, pp 21-44)

Listing NGR: SP1164006624

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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