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Dutton's Alsmshouses and Attached Wall, Northleach with Eastington

Description: Dutton's Alsmshouses and Attached Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 130510

OS Grid Reference: SP1162814422
OS Grid Coordinates: 411628, 214422
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8283, -1.8327

Location: E End, Northleach, Gloucestershire GL54 3EU

Locality: Northleach with Eastington
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL54 3EU

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Listing Text

SP 1114
EASTINGTON (south side), Northleach
Nos 1-4 Dutton's Almshouses and
attached wall (formerly listed as
23.1.52 Almshouses)

Almshouses built under the Will of Thomas Dutton of Turkdean in
1616. Initialled 'T.D.' on the spandrels of the central doorway.
Coursed squared and dressed limestone, stone slate roof, ashlar
stacks. Long rectangular plan. 1 1/2 storeys, 6-gabled facade. All
2-light double-chamfered stone-mullioned casements with leaded
panes. Stopped hoods over windows lighting gables. Three double
C19 plank doors all within moulded Tudor-arched surrounds with
stopped hoods. Central doorway has central spandrels containing
small shields with the initials 'T.D.' and foliate decoration.
Five Tudor-arched doorways at rear with hipped stone slate
canopies. Double-chamfered stone-mullioned casements to ground
floor,six C20 flat-roofed dormers to upper floor. Three paired
axial stacks with skirtings and moulded cappings. Saddleback
coping to gables and along roof axis, moulded kneelers, pointed
finials at gable apexes. Wall parallel to almshouses. Coursed
squared and dressed limestone. Wall clm in height where parallel
to road, c2.25 at left-hand return. Single gate in line with
centre of facade with square piers with pyramidal cappings.
Steeply pitched coping with roll-moulding to wall. Interiors not
(Trans. B.G.A.S. 1907 p 7)

Listing NGR: SP1163514421

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Source: English Heritage

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