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Description: Thimleby Almshouses
Date Listed: 30 October 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 194163
OS Grid Reference: TF0256026513
OS Grid Coordinates: 502560, 326513
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8264, -0.4793
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IRNHAM SWINSTEAD ROAD
TF 0226-0326 (west side)
30.10.68 Thimleby Almshouses
Almshouses. 1712 with C20 restoration. Squared limestone rubble
with ashlar quoins and dressings, plain tiled roof, raised stone
coped gables, 2 ridge and 2 gable moulded stone stacks. Single
storey, 13 bay front, the middle 3 bays being gabled. Central
door with, on the lintel "The Gift of John Thimleby Esqr 1712"
inscribed. Flanked by a pair of windows and a door repeated
once. The doorways are simply chamfered and have low pediments.
There are 3 original planked doors remaining. Windows are of 2
lights with chamfered mullions, plain lights and casements. John
Thimleby, buried at Irnham Church in 1712, was the last of his
line at Irnham Hall.
Listing NGR: TF0256026513
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Source: English Heritage
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