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Description: John Brabin's Almshouses
Date Listed: 13 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 182980
OS Grid Reference: SD6233443212
OS Grid Coordinates: 362334, 443212
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8837, -2.5745
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SD 64 SW CHIPPING WINDY STREET
4/93 Nos. 29 & 33 (John Brabin's Almshouses)
13.2.67 (formerly listed as Nos 29 and 33)
2 cottages, formerly 3 almshouses, late C17th, altered. Sandstone rubble
with stone slate roof. 2 storeys. Facade has 3 chamfered door surrounds
with triangular heads. All the windows are of 2 lights with mullion. To
the right of the left-hand door is a window on each floor, the ground-floor
one having a plain stone head, rebated and chamfered jambs and a chamfered
mullion. The 1st floor window has a plain stone surround and square
mullion. To the right of the middle door are windows with similar details.
The right-hand door has a window to its left on each floor having plain
stone surrounds and square mullions. The present chimneys are probably
late C19th or C20th, being of rock-faced stone and on each side of the
central bay. The right-hand gable has, on the 1st floor, a sandstone
plaque with moulded border carved 'JOHN BRABIN 1684'.
Listing NGR: SD6233443212
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Source: English Heritage
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