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Moores Almhouses, Appleby Magna

Description: Moores Almhouses

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 187896

OS Grid Reference: SK3154009913
OS Grid Coordinates: 431540, 309913
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6860, -1.5348

Location: Mawby's Lane, Appleby Magna, Leicestershire DE12 7AA

Locality: Appleby Magna
Local Authority: North West Leicestershire District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: DE12 7AA

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Listing Text

SK 30 NW
6/8 Nos. 32-40 (even)
Moore's Almshouses
Range of 5 almshouses, of 1839. 1« storeys in Tudor style. Brick with
stone plinth, quoins and dressings and plain tiled roof. Shouldered stone
coped gables. Four large brick ridge stacks with stone dressings: the
centre two having four diagonal flues placed as X, the outer two placed
axially. Original chimney pots. Single range of 5 windows with projecting
central 2 storey gable having 1 storey outshuts in the angles. 4 dormer
gables with shaped kneelers. Stone mullion windows of 1 to 4-lights.
Windows of 3 and 4-lights and doorways have hood-moulds. Doorways have
Tudor arches and ledged doors. Both end walls have central doorway with
2-light mullion windows over. Rear has 6 gables with 2-light mullions above
and doors and 1-light windows below. Tablet with 'A.D. 1839' above central
front ground floor window.

Listing NGR: SK3154009913

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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