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Brewers' Almshouses, South Mimms

Description: Brewers' Almshouses

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 164239

OS Grid Reference: TL2220001229
OS Grid Coordinates: 522200, 201229
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6965, -0.2333

Locality: South Mimms
Local Authority: Hertsmere Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: EN6 3PE

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Listing Text

(East side)
South Mimms

4/187 Nos. 99-109 (odd)
- (Brewers' Almshouses)


Row of 6 almshouses. 1856 on gable ends. Grey brick with red brick
dressings. Slate roof. 4 tall regularly spaced stacks with stone coped
parapets on roof divide elevation into 3. 1 storey. In each section is a
pair of entrances each with a pointed arch and quoined and chamfered red
brick surround. Timber plank doors. Flanking each pair of doors are 3
light casement windows with quoined and chamfered surrounds, rubbed
brick heads and stone sills. Dentilled brick course below close eaves.
3 louvred lucarnes. Brick kneelers. End stacks corbelled out from walls
with carved arms in panels. 3 flat roofed extensions to rear. Interior
not inspected. The Brewers' Almshouses founded in 1687 moved here from
Kitts End in 1856. (VCH Middlesex 1976). Included for group value and
historic interest.

Listing NGR: TL2220001229

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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