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Continuation of Jubilee Almshouses, Croston

Description: Continuation of Jubilee Almshouses

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 184308

OS Grid Reference: SD4845918482
OS Grid Coordinates: 348459, 418482
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6603, -2.7814

Location: 5 Back Drinkhouse Lane, Croston, Lancashire PR26 9JN

Locality: Croston
Local Authority: Chorley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: PR26 9JN

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Listing Text

SD 41 NE
8/57 Continuation of Jubilee
- Almshouses
- II

Almshouses, dated 1870. Red brick, low-pitched hipped slate roof.
Rectangular plan, 3 units. Single storey, almost symmetrical; roof carried
down to form open verandah to front and sides supported by cylindrical iron
posts: round-headed doorway in centre and one at each end, one window left
of centre and 2 to right, all round-headed and containing cross-window
casements with glazing bars; between the windows on the right, a stone
plaque inscribed:

Item has deliberate similarity to the Almshouses Nos. 1 to 4 Shevington
Avenue, (q.v.), at north east corner of Back Drinkhouse Lane.

Listing NGR: SD4845918482

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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