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Styleman's Almshouses, Bexley

Description: Styleman's Almshouses

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 October 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 198636

OS Grid Reference: TQ4935173602
OS Grid Coordinates: 549351, 173602
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4417, 0.1476

Location: Bexley High Street, Bexley, Greater London DA5 1AB

Locality: Bexley
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: DA5 1AB

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Listing Text

(north side)
Nos 13 to 35 (odd)
TQ 4973 13/5 (Styleman's Almshouses)
Built in 1755 under the terms of the will of John Styleman of Danson Park (died
1734), after his widow's death. Twelve houses of 2 storeys, symmetrically
arranged flanking pedimented centre. Red brick, red tile roof. Each house
has 2 casements and doorway with projecting hood; both with cambered heads;
2 casements with straight heads above. Large red brick stacks, with 4 flues
between each pair of houses. In pediment tablet and below it a sundial dated

Listing NGR: TQ4935173602

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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