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Cleave's Almshouses, Kingston upon Thames

Description: Cleave's Almshouses

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 30 July 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 203138

OS Grid Reference: TQ1847669366
OS Grid Coordinates: 518476, 169366
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4109, -0.2979

Location: Old London Road, Kingston upon Thames, Greater London KT2 6QF

Locality: Kingston upon Thames
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: KT2 6QF

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Listing Text

(north side)
Cleave's Almshouses

Dated 1668. Long range of twelve 2-storey dwellings. Centre gable (partly rebuilt)
with moulded brick verge and sundial, above slate descriptive tablet with carved
stone surround and broken pedimented top. Tile roof, both ends hipped. 12
chimneys. 6 windows each side of centre gable. 3 oval windows over centre doorway
with gauged brick surrounds. Door in two halves, 6 panels each, moulded and
fielded, with two windows on each side. Surround to centre door has chamfered
quoins and head. 12 plain doors to dwellings with hoods. Moulded brick eaves
cornice and flat string at first floor level. Splayed brick plinth. Casement
windows lancet lead lights.

Listing NGR: TQ1847669366

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Source: English Heritage

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