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38-46, Church Lane, East Carlton

Description: 38-46, Church Lane

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 September 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 229826

OS Grid Reference: SP8315789271
OS Grid Coordinates: 483157, 289271
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4950, -0.7766

Location: 40 Church Lane, East Carlton, Northamptonshire LE16 8YA

Locality: East Carlton
Local Authority: Corby Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: LE16 8YA

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Listing Text

SP8389 (West side)
14/43 Nos.38 to 46 (even)


5 almshouses. Datestone 1868, by E.F. Law for Charlotte Palmer. Squared coursed
ironstone with Colleyweston slate roof. Each 2-unit plans. Single storey.
Together comprising an 8-window range of 2- and 4-light stone mullion windows
with diamond leaded panes. End bays break forward as gabled cross wings with
single-light loft windows in apex. 3 plank doors with strap hinges between
window range are set in moulded stone surrounds with 4-centred heads. Central
door has small corbled gable over. Ashlar gable parapets and kneelers and ashlar
stacks at ridge. Tablet over centre door has inscription. "Hospital of the
blessed Jesus in Carlton. Founded by Sir Geoffrey Palmer Bart. Anno Domini 1668.
Rebuilt and more amply endowed by Charlotte Palmer Anno Domini 1868". Side
elevations to left and right are similar with entrance doors to end houses.
Interiors not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP8315789271

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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