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Almshouses, Beetley

Description: Almshouses

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 220754

OS Grid Reference: TF9531719215
OS Grid Coordinates: 595317, 319215
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7353, 0.8915

Location: Fakenham Road, Beetley, Norfolk NR20 4HL

Locality: Beetley
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR20 4HL

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Listing Text

(east side)
East Bilney

3/7 Almshouses


Row of 3 almshouses. Inscription above centre porch: "Erected by Rebecca
Pearce endowed by William Pearce in 1838 for 3 poor aged couples. Brick with
slate roof. Gothic style. Single storeyed with 3 gabled porches with arched
entrances. 6 3-light casement windows with cusped heads and rectangular hood
moulds. Dentil cornices. Crow stepped gables and 2 stacks with paired angled
shafts. Decorative slate roof. Flint and brick lean-to to rear.

Listing NGR: TF9531719215

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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