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Ramshaws Almshouses, Saint Albans

Description: Ramshaws Almshouses

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 August 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 163461

OS Grid Reference: TL1449807288
OS Grid Coordinates: 514498, 207288
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7526, -0.3427

Location: Spicer Street, St Albans, Hertfordshire AL3 4PH

Locality: Saint Albans
Local Authority: St Albans City Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL3 4PH

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Listing Text

(West Side)

Nos 21 to 25 (odd)
(Ramshaws Almshouses)
TL 1407 SW 8/303
TL 1407 SE 9/303


1846. Row of 3 Almshouses. Group of 2 storeys, 4 windows. 3 doors
symmetrically placed between windows on ground floor. Red brick with
diamond patterns of blue headers. Cement rendered plinth. Moderately
low pitched slate roof with eaves soffit. 4 chimney stacks with diagonal
shafts. 3-light casement windows with stone lull-ions and glazing bars
making small panes. Stone hoodmoulds to ground floor windows and
doors. Central door with pointed arch in slightly projecting, gabled
bay with stone coping. Plaque at 1st floor centre: "Ramshaw's Charity

Listing NGR: TL1449807288

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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