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Description: Duppa's Almshouses
Date Listed: 19 August 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 150303
OS Grid Reference: SO3907158166
OS Grid Coordinates: 339071, 258166
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2183, -2.8933
PEMBRIDGE CP BRIDGE STREET (west side)
SO 3858 - 3958
10/45 Duppa's Almshouses
Almshouses; formerly six tenements, now four. Founded in 1661 by Jeffrey
Duppa and augmented by Bryan Duppa, Bishop of Winchester. Late C19 and
C20 alterations. Square panelled timber-framing with painted brick infill
on sandstone rubble plinth; Welsh slate roof. Six bays aligned north/south
with rear lateral stacks and four entrances to east front. Two storeys with
upper storey jettied to north and south ends with curved brackets; traces of
shafts to main posts. East front: four 2-light casement windows below eaves;
a further four 4-pane casement windows set in panelling of timber-framing
below all to first floor. Ground floor with one 2-light casement window with
window to right and one with window to left to ground floor. (RCHM, Vol III,
p 163, item 7).
Listing NGR: SO3907258166
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Source: English Heritage
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