If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.
Description: The Old Workhouse
Date Listed: 4 February 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 202742
OS Grid Reference: TQ0839689148
OS Grid Coordinates: 508396, 189148
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5908, -0.4367
5018 DUCKS HILL ROAD
The Old Workhouse
TQ 08 NE 41/99 4.2.74.
Building dated 1789 on stone plaque above door but looks somewhat older. 2
storeys and attic, 5 windows. Fairly high pitched tiled roof with 3 gabled
dormers. Red brick walls with brick dentil cornice. Windows all modernised,
some C19 casements, some modern iron casements, those on ground floor under
gauged brick segmental arches. Modern central gabled porch. 2 rear wings with
hipped gabled ends, rebuilt in places, forming a U-shape. Inside visible chamfered
ceiling beams, and brick fireplaces of C18 appearance. Graded partly for historic
interest as having been built as the parish workhouse. Modern west extension
in similar materials.
Listing NGR: TQ0839689148
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
Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.